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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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 111° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.49 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.0"988.91 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth988.95 mi
24 hours0° 02' 17.0"2.51 mieast0° 16' 39.0"19.08 minorth19.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 20' North, Longitude: 36° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.3"1005.03 miwest0° 11' 31.4"13.20 misouth1005.15 mi
24 hours11° 18' 46.3"782.36 mieast4° 38' 09.0"318.54 misouth844.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 11:46 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarWed 12:46 PM1068 km663 miles577 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 11:46 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:46 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 11:46 AM1153 km716 miles622 nmNorth N
SemarangWed 11:46 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmNorth N
BandungWed 11:46 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaWed 11:46 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 12:46 PM1625 km1010 miles877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthWed 12:46 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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