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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:28:00 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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 116° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.16 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.41 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.5"984.32 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miNorth984.35 mi
24 hours0° 02' 53.3"3.16 miEast0° 15' 41.0"17.98 miNorth18.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 46' North, Longitude: 65° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.41 meters/second, 1571.1 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.4"976.04 miWest0° 08' 27.9"9.70 miSouth976.38 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.2"757.33 miEast3° 40' 41.6"252.83 miSouth803.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSun 12:28 PM1086 km675 miles586 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:28 AM1218 km757 miles657 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSun 11:28 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSun 11:28 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 11:28 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 1:28 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmNortheast NE
PerthSun 12:28 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth S
MakassarSun 12:28 PM1510 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:28 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSun 11:28 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNorthwest NW

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