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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 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 110° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.17 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"984.41 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 minorth984.44 mi
24 hours0° 02' 53.2"3.16 mieast0° 15' 41.2"17.98 minorth18.26 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' North, Longitude: 70° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.51 meters/second, 1571.4 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.9"976.32 miwest0° 08' 29.3"9.73 misouth976.66 mi
24 hours11° 16' 09.8"757.40 mieast3° 41' 12.6"253.44 misouth803.79 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangSun 11:48 AM1171 km728 miles632 nmNorth N
DenpasarSun 12:48 PM1176 km730 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaSun 11:48 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 11:48 AM1250 km776 miles675 nmNorth N
SemarangSun 11:48 AM1266 km787 miles683 nmNorth N
BandungSun 11:48 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSun 11:48 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthSun 12:48 PM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarSun 12:48 PM1736 km1078 miles937 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSun 11:48 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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