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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 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 98° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.19 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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"984.46 miwest0° 00' 38.9"0.74 minorth984.49 mi
24 hours0° 02' 52.8"3.15 mieast0° 15' 41.9"18.00 minorth18.27 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' North, Longitude: 82° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.73 meters/second, 1572.2 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"976.82 miwest0° 08' 32.8"9.79 misouth977.16 mi
24 hours11° 15' 52.4"757.46 mieast3° 42' 25.1"254.82 misouth804.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:38 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:38 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:38 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSun 12:38 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSun 12:38 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSun 12:38 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 1:38 PM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:38 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 1:38 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakSun 12:38 PM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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