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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 Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' South, Longitude: 105° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.97 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.22 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 59' 48.4"972.67 miwest0° 00' 31.5"0.60 minorth972.70 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.8"4.86 mieast0° 12' 45.7"14.63 minorth15.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 42' North, Longitude: 43° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 33' 49.8"1000.52 miwest0° 09' 24.7"10.78 misouth1000.74 mi
24 hours10° 27' 08.0"718.07 mieast3° 52' 57.9"266.80 misouth768.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:10 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmNorth N
JakartaSun 12:10 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmNorth N
MalangSun 12:10 PM1594 km990 miles861 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 12:10 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 1:10 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarSun 1:10 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:10 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmNorth N
PalembangSun 12:10 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorth N
MakassarSun 1:10 PM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmNortheast NE
PontianakSun 12:10 PM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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