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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 58' South
Longitude: 107° 04' 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"962.09 miwest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 misouth962.07 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 03' South
Longitude: 95° 36' 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' 09.3"947.35 miwest0° 04' 49.6"5.53 misouth947.15 mi
24 hours14° 36' 16.8"960.64 mieast1° 20' 09.4"91.89 misouth961.30 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 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmSoutheast SE
MalangMon 11:40 AM1663 km1034 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 11:40 AM1666 km1035 miles900 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 12:40 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 11:40 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:40 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 12:40 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNortheast NE
EuclaMon 1:25 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmEast-southeast ESE
PontianakMon 11:40 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth N
DiliMon 1:40 PM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNortheast NE
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