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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 = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 5:10:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 104° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.82 meters/second, 1550.9 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.06 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.1"963.33 miWest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 miNorth963.35 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.1"6.27 miEast0° 09' 39.4"11.07 miNorth12.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' South, Longitude: 95° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.68 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.68 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 16.8"940.78 miWest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 miNorth941.07 mi
24 hours14° 22' 51.5"940.32 miEast2° 52' 14.2"197.42 miNorth968.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthFri 1:10 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmSoutheast SE
BandungFri 12:10 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:10 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorth N
MalangFri 12:10 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 12:10 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:10 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
MakassarFri 1:10 PM2445 km1520 miles1320 nmNortheast NE
PontianakFri 12:10 PM2463 km1530 miles1330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 1:10 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth N
BalikpapanFri 1:10 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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