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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 25, 2014 at 5:40:00 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 Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 98° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.72 meters/second, 1579.4 km/hour, 981.4 miles/hour or 852.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.36 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miNorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.3"981.08 miWest0° 00' 37.0"0.71 miNorth981.11 mi
24 hours0° 03' 21.7"3.67 miEast0° 14' 57.2"17.14 miNorth17.53 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' South, Longitude: 16° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.36 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 47.1"962.43 miWest0° 06' 37.1"7.59 miSouth962.19 mi
24 hours13° 16' 20.0"883.21 miEast2° 13' 30.3"153.01 miSouth891.35 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSat 12:40 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:40 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:40 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 12:40 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 12:40 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 12:40 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:40 PM2175 km1352 miles1175 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthSat 1:40 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:40 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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