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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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 36' South, Longitude: 121° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.97 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 59' 43.2"957.76 miwest0° 00' 17.0"0.33 minorth957.78 mi
24 hours0° 06' 38.1"7.07 mieast0° 07' 01.9"8.06 minorth10.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 56' South, Longitude: 27° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.4"990.75 miwest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 misouth990.58 mi
24 hours12° 23' 21.3"846.66 mieast4° 11' 50.9"288.53 misouth889.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NewmanSat 11:58 AM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
PerthSat 11:58 AM1180 km734 miles637 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EuclaSat 12:43 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSat 1:28 PM1266 km786 miles683 nmEast E
DarwinSat 1:28 PM1492 km927 miles805 nmNortheast NE
DiliSat 12:58 PM1612 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 11:58 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangSat 10:58 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSat 10:58 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 11:58 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNorth N
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