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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

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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° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.2 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"982.88 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 minorth982.91 mi
24 hours0° 03' 08.4"3.43 mieast0° 15' 21.8"17.61 minorth17.95 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 26, 2009 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' South, Longitude: 105° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.26 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"948.79 miwest0° 10' 01.7"11.50 minorth949.34 mi
24 hours10° 52' 51.5"710.22 mieast4° 22' 57.7"301.41 minorth779.62 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 PM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
BandungMon 12:06 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 12:06 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 12:06 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 12:06 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:06 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 12:06 PM1440 km895 miles777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 1:06 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 12:06 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangMon 12:06 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
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