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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 04:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 36' South, Longitude: 119° 04' 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' 38.0"7.07 mieast0° 07' 02.0"8.07 minorth10.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 58' South, Longitude: 25° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 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 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.8"990.65 miwest0° 11' 00.7"12.61 misouth990.48 mi
24 hours12° 23' 39.5"846.94 mieast4° 11' 38.9"288.30 misouth889.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NewmanSat 12:08 PM109 km68 miles59 nmSoutheast SE
PerthSat 12:08 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EuclaSat 12:53 PM1399 km869 miles756 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSat 1:38 PM1520 km945 miles821 nmEast E
DenpasarSat 12:08 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 1:38 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNortheast NE
DiliSat 1:08 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 11:08 AM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSat 11:08 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 12:08 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
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