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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 25' South
Longitude: 113° 24' 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"984.40 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 minorth984.43 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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 44' North
Longitude: 67° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 38.7"976.22 miwest0° 08' 28.6"9.72 misouth976.56 mi
24 hours11° 16' 13.3"757.39 mieast3° 40' 58.0"253.16 misouth803.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSun 12:38 PM1097 km681 miles592 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:38 AM1157 km719 miles624 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 11:38 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmNorth N
SurakartaSun 11:38 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 11:38 AM1306 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSun 11:38 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSun 12:38 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmSouth S
JakartaSun 11:38 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 12:38 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSun 1:38 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
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