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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

UTC time = Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 4:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' South, Longitude: 110° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.18 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.6"952.90 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miNorth952.91 mi
24 hours0° 07' 19.6"7.76 miEast0° 03' 16.6"3.76 miNorth8.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 49° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.04 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.18 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 miSouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.1"970.67 miWest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 miSouth970.43 mi
24 hours13° 14' 48.5"888.89 miEast2° 52' 28.6"197.65 miSouth904.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSat 12:40 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarSat 12:40 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 11:40 AM1710 km1062 miles923 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 11:40 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth N
BandungSat 11:40 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 11:40 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 1:25 PM2049 km1273 miles1107 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarSat 12:40 PM2229 km1385 miles1203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 1:40 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSat 2:10 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmEast E

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