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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 = Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:18:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 103° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.06 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"979.61 miWest0° 00' 36.0"0.69 miNorth979.64 mi
24 hours0° 03' 33.5"3.88 miEast0° 14' 35.8"16.74 miNorth17.18 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' South, Longitude: 8° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.30 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"977.90 miWest0° 08' 19.6"9.54 miSouth977.67 mi
24 hours12° 27' 35.6"840.56 miEast3° 01' 48.0"208.31 miSouth860.71 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 12:18 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:18 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:18 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:18 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:18 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 12:18 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmNorth N
DenpasarFri 1:18 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 12:18 PM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N
PerthFri 1:18 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakFri 12:18 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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