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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 5:20:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 102° 05' 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 miNorth964.45 mi
24 hours0° 05' 41.8"6.11 miEast0° 10' 04.8"11.56 miNorth13.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 106° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.29 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.97 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.7"957.87 miWest0° 08' 37.4"9.88 miNorth958.26 mi
24 hours13° 36' 51.3"904.58 miEast3° 51' 41.3"265.48 miNorth950.50 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 12:20 PM1731 km1075 miles935 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSat 1:20 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 12:20 PM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 12:20 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth N
DenpasarSat 1:20 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSat 12:20 PM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSat 1:20 PM2540 km1578 miles1372 nmNorth N
MakassarSat 1:20 PM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmNortheast NE

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