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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 56' South, Longitude: 101° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.36 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.05 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 59' 44.8"962.36 miwest0° 00' 22.5"0.43 minorth962.39 mi
24 hours0° 05' 59.9"6.42 mieast0° 09' 14.3"10.59 minorth12.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 77° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.14 meters/second, 1498.1 km/hour, 930.9 miles/hour or 808.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 24.0"930.65 miwest0° 02' 15.3"2.59 minorth930.77 mi
24 hours14° 54' 10.1"964.90 mieast1° 35' 19.6"109.30 minorth975.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 12:20 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthThu 1:20 PM1797 km1116 miles970 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaThu 12:20 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 12:20 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 12:20 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 1:20 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
PontianakThu 12:20 PM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeThu 1:20 PM2579 km1603 miles1393 nmNorth N
MakassarThu 1:20 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:20 PM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth N
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