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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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 58' South, Longitude: 107° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.24 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.04 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.5"962.02 miwest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 misouth962.00 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.5"6.27 mieast0° 08' 38.5"9.91 misouth11.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 95° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.61 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.4"947.29 miwest0° 04' 49.7"5.53 misouth947.09 mi
24 hours14° 36' 15.4"960.55 mieast1° 20' 13.1"91.95 misouth961.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthMon 12:40 PM1391 km864 miles751 nmSoutheast SE
MalangMon 11:40 AM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 11:40 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 12:40 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 11:40 AM1727 km1073 miles933 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:40 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 12:40 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNortheast NE
EuclaMon 1:25 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakMon 11:40 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth N
DiliMon 1:40 PM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmNortheast NE
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