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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 Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' South, Longitude: 110° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.18 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 41.6"952.97 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth952.98 mi
24 hours0° 07' 19.6"7.76 mieast0° 03' 16.6"3.76 minorth8.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' South, Longitude: 48° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.03 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 misouth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.0"970.72 miwest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 misouth970.48 mi
24 hours13° 14' 51.1"888.99 mieast2° 52' 26.4"197.62 misouth904.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthSat 12:40 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarSat 12:40 PM1707 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 11:40 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 11:40 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N
BandungSat 11:40 AM1829 km1136 miles987 nmNorth N
JakartaSat 11:40 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 1:25 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarSat 12:40 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 1:40 PM2320 km1441 miles1252 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSat 2:10 PM2426 km1507 miles1310 nmEast E
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