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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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 27' South, Longitude: 99° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.81 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"965.62 miwest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 minorth965.65 mi
24 hours0° 05' 32.2"5.94 mieast0° 10' 29.8"12.04 minorth13.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 16' South, Longitude: 117° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.73 meters/second, 1572.2 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 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' 02.9"976.86 miwest0° 10' 37.5"12.17 minorth977.26 mi
24 hours12° 47' 58.3"865.26 mieast4° 29' 08.8"308.33 minorth924.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:30 PM1834 km1139 miles990 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:30 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSun 12:30 PM1977 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth N
PerthSun 1:30 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaSun 12:30 PM2127 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 1:30 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSun 1:30 PM2560 km1591 miles1383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSun 12:30 PM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:30 PM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:30 AM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmSouthwest SW
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