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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 = Saturday, January 12, 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 104° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.30 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.08 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.6"964.42 miWest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 miNorth964.44 mi
24 hours0° 05' 41.9"6.11 miEast0° 10' 04.6"11.55 miNorth13.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 109° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.96 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.9"957.74 miWest0° 08' 36.4"9.86 miNorth958.13 mi
24 hours13° 37' 11.7"904.85 miEast3° 51' 21.2"265.09 miNorth950.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSat 1:10 PM1601 km995 miles865 nmSoutheast SE
BandungSat 12:10 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 12:10 PM1729 km1074 miles933 nmNorth N
MalangSat 12:10 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:10 PM1814 km1127 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 1:10 PM1833 km1139 miles989 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:10 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth N
MakassarSat 1:10 PM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSat 12:10 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSat 1:10 PM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmNorth N

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