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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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 113° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.82 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.44 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.0"985.89 miwest0° 00' 39.5"0.76 minorth985.92 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.1"2.94 mieast0° 16' 00.8"18.36 minorth18.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' North, Longitude: 56° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"989.91 miwest0° 09' 55.8"11.38 misouth990.23 mi
24 hours11° 10' 00.5"760.64 mieast4° 11' 04.2"287.59 misouth817.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarMon 12:38 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmNorth N
MalangMon 11:38 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 11:38 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 11:38 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangMon 11:38 AM1279 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungMon 11:38 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaMon 11:38 AM1512 km940 miles816 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthMon 12:38 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouth S
MakassarMon 12:38 PM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliMon 1:38 PM1687 km1049 miles911 nmNortheast NE
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