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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 Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 58' South, Longitude: 94° 51' East

The ground speed is currently 430.22 meters/second, 1548.8 kilometres/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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"16.04 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.5"961.99 miWest0° 00' 22.0"0.42 miSouth961.97 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.8"6.27 miEast0° 08' 37.6"9.89 miSouth11.71 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 2, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 83° 52' East

The ground speed is currently 423.42 meters/second, 1524.3 kilometres/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 24.1"15.79 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 06.0"946.87 miWest0° 04' 43.6"5.42 miSouth946.67 mi
24 hours14° 37' 17.7"961.32 miEast1° 17' 33.9"88.91 miSouth961.81 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
BandungMon 12:30 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nm NE
JakartaMon 12:30 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nm NE
PerthMon 1:30 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nm ESE
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:30 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nm SW
SurabayaMon 12:30 PM2518 km1565 miles1360 nm NE
DenpasarMon 1:30 PM2632 km1636 miles1421 nm ENE
SingaporeMon 1:30 PM2753 km1710 miles1486 nm NNE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:30 PM2878 km1789 miles1554 nm NNE
PontianakMon 12:30 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nm NE
Diego GarciaMon 11:30 AM2905 km1805 miles1569 nm WNW