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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 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 26' South, Longitude: 86° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 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"965.66 miwest0° 00' 25.8"0.49 minorth965.68 mi
24 hours0° 05' 31.7"5.94 mieast0° 10' 30.6"12.05 minorth13.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 105° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.01 meters/second, 1573.2 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.29 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.1"977.48 miwest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 minorth977.88 mi
24 hours12° 46' 21.2"863.91 mieast4° 30' 03.0"309.36 minorth923.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:20 AM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaSun 12:20 PM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSun 1:20 PM2733 km1698 miles1475 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 10:20 AM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmWest W
PerthSun 2:20 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeSun 2:20 PM3118 km1937 miles1683 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSun 2:20 PM3161 km1964 miles1707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleSun 11:20 AM3187 km1981 miles1721 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:50 AM3224 km2004 miles1741 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisSun 10:20 AM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmWest W
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