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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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 55' South, Longitude: 97° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.93 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 59' 42.3"955.43 miwest0° 00' 13.5"0.26 minorth955.44 mi
24 hours0° 06' 58.5"7.41 mieast0° 05' 36.1"6.42 minorth9.81 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 108° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.29 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 23' 15.1"953.37 miwest0° 06' 53.5"7.90 minorth953.69 mi
24 hours14° 24' 40.3"954.94 mieast3° 15' 49.6"224.40 minorth988.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthThu 1:32 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmEast-southeast ESE
BandungThu 12:32 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 12:32 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaThu 12:32 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 1:32 PM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:32 AM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeThu 1:32 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakThu 12:32 PM2816 km1749 miles1520 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:32 PM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmNorth N
MakassarThu 1:32 PM3029 km1882 miles1636 nmNortheast NE
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