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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 4:38:00 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 Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 113° 41' 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"984.33 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miNorth984.36 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 Latitude: 13° 45' North, Longitude: 67° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.2 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"976.14 miWest0° 08' 28.6"9.71 miSouth976.48 mi
24 hours11° 16' 13.7"757.34 miEast3° 40' 56.3"253.11 miSouth803.64 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 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmNorth N
MalangSun 11:38 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 11:38 AM1238 km769 miles669 nmNorth N
SurakartaSun 11:38 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 11:38 AM1314 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSun 11:38 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSun 12:38 PM1515 km942 miles818 nmSouth S
JakartaSun 11:38 AM1549 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 12:38 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSun 1:38 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNortheast NE

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