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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 = Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 4:38:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 40' South, Longitude: 113° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.50 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.39 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"982.85 miWest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 miNorth982.88 mi
24 hours0° 03' 05.2"3.37 miEast0° 15' 21.1"17.60 miNorth17.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 46' North, Longitude: 79° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.04 meters/second, 1548.1 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"961.73 miWest0° 06' 39.9"7.64 miSouth962.04 mi
24 hours11° 25' 47.8"757.11 miEast3° 01' 28.2"207.95 miSouth790.58 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 12:38 PM1121 km696 miles605 nmNorth N
MalangSat 11:38 AM1187 km737 miles641 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 11:38 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 11:38 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSat 11:38 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 11:38 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSat 12:38 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmSouth S
JakartaSat 11:38 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 12:38 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 1:38 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE

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