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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 05:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 49' South, Longitude: 100° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.59 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"956.15 miwest0° 00' 14.5"0.28 minorth956.16 mi
24 hours0° 06' 52.8"7.32 mieast0° 06' 03.0"6.94 minorth10.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 26' South, Longitude: 125° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.58 meters/second, 1560.9 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.3"969.80 miwest0° 09' 22.5"10.74 minorth970.18 mi
24 hours13° 43' 32.5"923.53 mieast4° 05' 19.9"281.07 minorth972.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthFri 1:22 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmSoutheast SE
BandungFri 12:22 PM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:22 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 12:22 PM2177 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:22 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 1:22 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNorth N
PontianakFri 12:22 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:22 AM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 1:22 PM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:22 PM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmNorth N
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