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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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 101° 48' 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"964.49 miwest0° 00' 24.6"0.47 minorth964.51 mi
24 hours0° 05' 41.8"6.11 mieast0° 10' 04.8"11.56 minorth13.08 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° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.30 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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"957.95 miwest0° 08' 37.4"9.89 minorth958.34 mi
24 hours13° 36' 49.1"904.61 mieast3° 51' 43.5"265.54 minorth950.55 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 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 12:20 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSat 1:20 PM1805 km1121 miles974 nmSoutheast SE
MalangSat 12:20 PM1912 km1188 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 12:20 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:20 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSat 12:20 PM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSat 1:20 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmNorth N
MakassarSat 1:20 PM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmNortheast NE
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