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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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 46' South, Longitude: 99° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.83 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"963.42 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 minorth963.44 mi
24 hours0° 05' 51.0"6.27 mieast0° 09' 39.8"11.08 minorth12.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 01' South, Longitude: 89° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 18.1"941.06 miwest0° 05' 46.8"6.63 minorth941.35 mi
24 hours14° 22' 15.7"939.93 mieast2° 53' 15.0"198.59 minorth968.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungFri 12:30 PM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthFri 1:30 PM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaFri 12:30 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:30 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:30 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:30 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:30 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth N
MakassarFri 1:30 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmNortheast NE
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