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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, January 4, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 43' South, Longitude: 97° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.91 meters/second, 1540.5 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"15.95 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 59' 42.9"956.86 miwest0° 00' 15.6"0.30 minorth956.88 mi
24 hours0° 06' 46.5"7.21 mieast0° 06' 30.2"7.46 minorth10.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' South, Longitude: 136° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.2"985.99 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 minorth986.33 mi
24 hours13° 01' 03.7"888.64 mieast4° 33' 31.7"313.29 minorth946.82 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 12:32 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSat 1:32 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaSat 12:32 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:32 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:32 PM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:32 AM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeSat 1:32 PM2732 km1698 miles1475 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:32 PM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:32 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmNorth N
MakassarSat 1:32 PM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmNortheast NE
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