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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 Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' South, Longitude: 98° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.13 meters/second, 1566.5 km/hour, 973.4 miles/hour or 845.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.22 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.5"973.09 miwest0° 00' 31.7"0.61 minorth973.11 mi
24 hours0° 04' 27.9"4.83 mieast0° 12' 52.0"14.75 minorth15.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 57' North, Longitude: 173° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.3"976.17 miwest0° 08' 06.9"9.30 minorth975.93 mi
24 hours11° 07' 11.0"746.62 mieast2° 55' 03.1"200.61 minorth768.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 12:36 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:36 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluSat 12:36 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:36 PM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmNortheast NE
PerthSat 1:36 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarSat 1:36 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 1:36 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:36 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:36 PM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:36 AM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmSouthwest SW
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