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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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 104° 12' 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"963.40 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 minorth963.42 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.1"6.27 mieast0° 09' 39.4"11.08 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: 94° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.69 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 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 16.8"940.86 miwest0° 05' 44.1"6.58 minorth941.15 mi
24 hours14° 22' 49.6"940.36 mieast2° 52' 17.4"197.49 minorth968.42 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 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmSoutheast SE
BandungFri 12:10 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:10 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth N
MalangFri 12:10 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 12:10 PM1849 km1149 miles999 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 1:10 PM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmNortheast NE
MakassarFri 1:10 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmNortheast NE
PontianakFri 12:10 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 1:10 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmNorth N
BalikpapanFri 1:10 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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