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Day and Night World Map

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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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 27' South
Longitude: 101° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.80 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.10 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 59' 45.9"965.61 miwest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 minorth965.64 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 18' South
Longitude: 120° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.67 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position 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' 02.0"976.74 miwest0° 10' 36.9"12.16 minorth977.14 mi
24 hours12° 48' 17.8"865.53 mieast4° 28' 57.9"308.12 minorth924.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:20 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 1:20 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSoutheast SE
MalangSun 12:20 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 12:20 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 1:20 PM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 12:20 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 1:20 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE
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