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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 24, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 108° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.05 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.33 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 59' 50.9"979.66 miwest0° 00' 36.0"0.69 minorth979.69 mi
24 hours0° 03' 33.7"3.88 mieast0° 14' 35.6"16.73 minorth17.18 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' South, Longitude: 13° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.35 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 29' 47.7"978.18 miwest0° 08' 20.7"9.56 misouth977.96 mi
24 hours12° 26' 54.9"840.02 mieast3° 02' 22.6"208.99 misouth860.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementFri 11:56 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaFri 11:56 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:56 AM1318 km819 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarFri 12:56 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 11:56 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth N
SemarangFri 11:56 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 11:56 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 11:56 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmNorth N
PerthFri 12:56 PM1581 km982 miles854 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluFri 11:56 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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