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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 parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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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 of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position 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 of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSun 12:50 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmSoutheast SE
BandungSun 11:50 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmNorth N
JakartaSun 11:50 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:50 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:50 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 12:50 PM1838 km1142 miles993 nmNortheast NE
MakassarSun 12:50 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 11:50 AM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 12:50 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth N
BalikpapanSun 12:50 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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