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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° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.82 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.06 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.1"963.41 miwest0° 00' 23.5"0.45 minorth963.43 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° 21' 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"940.96 miwest0° 05' 45.6"6.60 minorth941.25 mi
24 hours14° 22' 32.7"940.14 mieast2° 52' 46.2"198.04 minorth968.33 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 PM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthFri 1:20 PM1800 km1119 miles972 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaFri 12:20 PM1815 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:20 PM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:20 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:20 PM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
PontianakFri 12:20 PM2545 km1581 miles1374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 1:20 PM2561 km1592 miles1383 nmNorth N
MakassarFri 1:20 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:20 PM2755 km1712 miles1488 nmNorth N
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