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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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 107° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.57 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.31 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 59' 50.5"978.58 miwest0° 00' 35.3"0.68 minorth978.61 mi
24 hours0° 03' 41.1"4.01 mieast0° 14' 19.4"16.42 minorth16.91 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 120° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"938.46 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth938.46 mi
24 hours11° 43' 10.8"757.95 mieast0° 27' 32.5"31.58 misouth759.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 12:02 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 12:02 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungWed 12:02 PM1382 km858 miles746 nmNorth N
MalangWed 12:02 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangWed 12:02 PM1418 km881 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 12:02 PM1468 km912 miles792 nmNorth N
DenpasarWed 1:02 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 12:02 PM1471 km914 miles795 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthWed 1:02 PM1639 km1019 miles885 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluWed 12:02 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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