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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 = Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 5:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 13' South, Longitude: 97° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.36 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.90 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.7"953.31 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth953.32 mi
24 hours0° 07' 16.3"7.71 miEast0° 03' 45.5"4.31 miNorth8.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 50° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.74 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.0"954.31 miWest0° 05' 58.3"6.85 miSouth954.08 mi
24 hours14° 07' 51.0"934.69 miEast1° 52' 29.9"128.95 miSouth938.74 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSun 1:30 PM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmEast-southeast ESE
BandungSun 12:30 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:30 PM2112 km1312 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 12:30 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 1:30 PM2444 km1518 miles1319 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:30 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeSun 1:30 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSun 12:30 PM2844 km1767 miles1535 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:30 PM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 1:30 PM3047 km1894 miles1645 nmNortheast NE

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