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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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 115° 54' 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"984.39 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 minorth984.42 mi
24 hours0° 02' 53.3"3.16 mieast0° 15' 41.1"17.98 minorth18.26 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° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.42 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"976.12 miwest0° 08' 27.9"9.70 misouth976.46 mi
24 hours11° 16' 16.8"757.38 mieast3° 40' 43.3"252.88 misouth803.61 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 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:28 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSun 11:28 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSun 11:28 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 11:28 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSun 12:28 PM1499 km932 miles810 nmSouth S
DiliSun 1:28 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmNortheast NE
MakassarSun 12:28 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 11:28 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaSun 11:28 AM1679 km1043 miles906 nmNorthwest NW
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