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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° 28' 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"963.11 miwest0° 00' 23.1"0.44 misouth963.09 mi
24 hours0° 05' 42.2"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° 15' 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 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.7"961.85 miwest0° 07' 22.3"8.45 misouth961.60 mi
24 hours13° 57' 37.6"930.30 mieast2° 28' 53.4"170.65 misouth940.00 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 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmSoutheast SE
BandungSun 11:50 AM1683 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 11:50 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:50 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 11:50 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSun 12:50 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNortheast NE
MakassarSun 12:50 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 11:50 AM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 12:50 PM2557 km1589 miles1380 nmNorth N
BalikpapanSun 12:50 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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