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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 05:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 49' South, Longitude: 97° 49' 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 minorth956.17 mi
24 hours0° 06' 52.8"7.32 mieast0° 06' 03.2"6.94 minorth10.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' South, Longitude: 122° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.63 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 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' 50.1"969.92 miwest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 minorth970.30 mi
24 hours13° 43' 14.4"923.29 mieast4° 05' 36.1"281.38 minorth971.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthFri 1:32 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmEast-southeast ESE
BandungFri 12:32 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:32 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaFri 12:32 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:32 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:32 AM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeFri 1:32 PM2746 km1706 miles1483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:32 PM2814 km1749 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:32 PM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNorth N
MakassarFri 1:32 PM3036 km1887 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
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