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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

UTC time = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 5:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 28' 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"978.51 miWest0° 00' 35.3"0.68 miNorth978.54 mi
24 hours0° 03' 41.1"4.01 miEast0° 14' 19.3"16.42 miNorth16.90 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: 119° 50' 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"938.40 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miSouth938.40 mi
24 hours11° 43' 10.7"757.89 miEast0° 27' 29.9"31.53 miSouth759.69 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 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 12:02 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungWed 12:02 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorth N
MalangWed 12:02 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangWed 12:02 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 1:02 PM1454 km904 miles785 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 12:02 PM1459 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 12:02 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth N
PerthWed 1:02 PM1625 km1009 miles877 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluWed 12:02 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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