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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 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 101° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.82 meters/second, 1551.0 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"963.34 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 minorth963.36 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.1"6.27 mieast0° 09' 39.6"11.08 minorth12.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' South, Longitude: 92° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.69 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 17.4"940.88 miwest0° 05' 45.4"6.60 minorth941.18 mi
24 hours14° 22' 34.6"940.10 mieast2° 52' 43.0"197.97 minorth968.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungFri 12:20 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthFri 1:20 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaFri 12:20 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:20 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:20 PM1979 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 12:20 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth N
DenpasarFri 1:20 PM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNortheast NE
PontianakFri 12:20 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 1:20 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth N
MakassarFri 1:20 PM2631 km1635 miles1420 nmNortheast NE
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