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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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 16' South
Longitude: 101° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.32 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.12 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.4"966.77 miwest0° 00' 26.8"0.51 minorth966.80 mi
24 hours0° 05' 22.3"5.77 mieast0° 10' 54.1"12.50 minorth13.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 49' South
Longitude: 133° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.7"992.59 miwest0° 11' 42.0"13.40 minorth992.91 mi
24 hours12° 05' 23.9"828.59 mieast4° 45' 36.5"327.11 minorth894.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungMon 12:20 PM1699 km1056 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:20 PM1753 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthMon 1:20 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmSoutheast SE
MalangMon 12:20 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 12:20 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 12:20 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 1:20 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
PontianakMon 12:20 PM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeMon 1:20 PM2503 km1555 miles1352 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 1:20 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
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