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# Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 49' South, Longitude: 104° 45' East

The ground speed is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 kilometres/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.8"963.04 miWest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 miSouth963.02 mi
24 hours0° 05' 42.1"6.11 miEast0° 09' 03.7"10.39 miSouth12.05 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 79° 31' East

The ground speed is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 kilometres/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.8"961.79 miWest0° 07' 22.4"8.45 miSouth961.54 mi
24 hours13° 57' 35.5"930.20 miEast2° 28' 56.1"170.70 miSouth939.91 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSun 12:50 PM1572 km977 miles849 nm SE
BandungSun 11:50 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nm N
JakartaSun 11:50 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nm N
MalangSun 11:50 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nm NNE
SurabayaSun 11:50 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nm NNE
DenpasarSun 12:50 PM1839 km1142 miles993 nm NE
MakassarSun 12:50 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nm NE
PontianakSun 11:50 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nm NNE
SingaporeSun 12:50 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nm N
BalikpapanSun 12:50 PM2628 km1633 miles1419 nm NNE