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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

UTC time = Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 5:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 98° 13' 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"956.80 miWest0° 00' 15.6"0.30 miNorth956.81 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° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.79 meters/second, 1586.8 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 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.1"985.92 miWest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 miNorth986.25 mi
24 hours13° 01' 05.6"888.61 miEast4° 33' 30.7"313.26 miNorth946.78 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 PM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSat 1:32 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmSoutheast SE
JakartaSat 12:32 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:32 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:32 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:32 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmSouthwest SW
SingaporeSat 1:32 PM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:32 PM2786 km1731 miles1504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:32 PM2888 km1794 miles1559 nmNorth N
MakassarSat 1:32 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNortheast NE

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