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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 areas 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 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 27' South, Longitude: 102° 10' East

The ground speed is currently 431.80 meters/second, 1554.5 kilometres/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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' 45.9"965.55 miWest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 miNorth965.57 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.2"5.94 miEast0° 10' 29.6"12.03 miNorth13.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 120° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 436.67 meters/second, 1572.0 kilometres/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.28 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.9"976.65 miWest0° 10' 36.8"12.16 miNorth977.06 mi
24 hours12° 48' 19.9"865.50 miEast4° 28' 56.6"308.07 miNorth924.78 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:20 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 1:20 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSoutheast SE
MalangSun 12:20 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSun 12:20 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth N
DenpasarSun 1:20 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 12:20 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 1:20 PM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmNortheast NE

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