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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 = Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 4:20:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 27' South, Longitude: 117° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.10 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.8"965.50 miWest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 miNorth965.52 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.6"5.95 miEast0° 10' 28.6"12.01 miNorth13.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 135° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.33 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.27 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.9"975.90 miWest0° 10' 32.9"12.09 miNorth976.30 mi
24 hours12° 50' 17.2"867.12 miEast4° 27' 49.2"306.79 miNorth925.97 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaSun 12:20 PM86 km54 miles47 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port HedlandSun 12:20 PM193 km120 miles104 nmNortheast NE
PerthSun 12:20 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmSouth S
DenpasarSun 12:20 PM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:20 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSun 1:05 PM1625 km1010 miles877 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaSun 11:20 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 1:20 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSun 1:50 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSun 1:50 PM1762 km1095 miles951 nmEast-northeast ENE

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