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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 04:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 22° 50' South
Longitude: 112° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.58 meters/second, 1539.3 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.94 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 59' 42.6"956.12 miwest0° 00' 14.5"0.28 minorth956.14 mi
24 hours0° 06' 53.0"7.32 mieast0° 06' 02.1"6.92 minorth10.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 34' South
Longitude: 137° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.32 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.6"969.21 miwest0° 09' 18.2"10.66 minorth969.59 mi
24 hours13° 45' 02.7"924.71 mieast4° 03' 57.9"279.51 minorth972.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CarnarvonFri 12:32 PM244 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 12:32 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarFri 12:32 PM1588 km987 miles858 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:32 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 11:32 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth N
BandungFri 11:32 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaFri 1:17 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaFri 11:32 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 12:32 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 1:32 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNortheast NE
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