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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 = Monday, January 28, 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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 113° 44' 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"16.43 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.0"985.82 miWest0° 00' 39.5"0.76 miNorth985.85 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.1"2.94 miEast0° 16' 00.8"18.35 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° 04' North, Longitude: 56° 19' 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"989.83 miWest0° 09' 55.8"11.37 miSouth990.15 mi
24 hours11° 10' 00.8"760.58 miEast4° 11' 03.1"287.54 miSouth817.08 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 PM1064 km661 miles574 nmNorth N
MalangMon 11:38 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 11:38 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 11:38 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangMon 11:38 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungMon 11:38 AM1409 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaMon 11:38 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthMon 12:38 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmSouth S
MakassarMon 12:38 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliMon 1:38 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNortheast NE

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