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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 26, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 40' South, Longitude: 113° 21' 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"982.92 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 minorth982.95 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° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.04 meters/second, 1548.2 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' 13.3"961.81 miwest0° 06' 40.0"7.64 misouth962.12 mi
24 hours11° 25' 47.2"757.16 mieast3° 01' 30.3"208.01 misouth790.64 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 PM1126 km699 miles608 nmNorth N
MalangSat 11:38 AM1184 km736 miles640 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 11:38 AM1262 km784 miles682 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSat 11:38 AM1264 km785 miles682 nmNorth N
SemarangSat 11:38 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSat 11:38 AM1442 km896 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSat 12:38 PM1493 km927 miles806 nmSouth S
JakartaSat 11:38 AM1557 km968 miles841 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 12:38 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 1:38 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmNortheast NE
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