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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 = Monday, January 26, 2009 at 5:06:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Annular Eclipse in progress – white lines on map

  • The map shows the January 26, 2009 — Annular Solar Eclipse in progress.
  • The white lines on the map shows areas where a partial eclipse is visible.
  • At the moment, the Annular phase of the eclipse is not visible to anyone on earth.

Position of the Sun

On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 05:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 106° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.39 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"982.81 miWest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 miNorth982.84 mi
24 hours0° 03' 08.4"3.43 miEast0° 15' 21.8"17.61 miNorth17.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 105° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.25 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"15.82 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.2"948.70 miWest0° 10' 01.5"11.49 miNorth949.26 mi
24 hours10° 52' 52.6"710.18 miEast4° 22' 55.7"301.35 miNorth779.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 12:06 PM920 km571 miles497 nmNorth N
BandungMon 12:06 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 12:06 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 12:06 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 12:06 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:06 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 12:06 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 1:06 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 12:06 PM1714 km1065 miles926 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Perth *Mon 2:06 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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