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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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 16' South, Longitude: 102° 16' 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"966.70 miwest0° 00' 26.8"0.51 minorth966.73 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 Latitude: 7° 49' South, Longitude: 133° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 58.5"992.51 miwest0° 11' 42.0"13.40 minorth992.83 mi
24 hours12° 05' 25.7"828.56 mieast4° 45' 36.2"327.08 minorth894.28 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 PM1688 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:20 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthMon 1:20 PM1795 km1116 miles969 nmSoutheast SE
MalangMon 12:20 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 12:20 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 12:20 PM1934 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 1:20 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
PontianakMon 12:20 PM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeMon 1:20 PM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 1:20 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
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