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Day and Night World Map

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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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 53' South
Longitude: 111° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.50 meters/second, 1589.4 km/hour, 987.6 miles/hour or 858.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.46 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.4"987.40 miwest0° 00' 40.4"0.77 minorth987.43 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.0"2.73 mieast0° 16' 20.0"18.73 minorth18.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 51' North
Longitude: 47° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"1000.28 miwest0° 10' 57.9"12.56 misouth1000.52 mi
24 hours11° 10' 06.7"768.58 mieast4° 30' 34.2"309.87 misouth830.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarTue 12:46 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangTue 11:46 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth N
SurakartaTue 11:46 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmNorth N
SurabayaTue 11:46 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorth N
SemarangTue 11:46 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmNorth N
BandungTue 11:46 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaTue 11:46 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthTue 12:46 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarTue 12:46 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangTue 11:46 AM1805 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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