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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 Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' South, Longitude: 97° 47' 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"981.15 miwest0° 00' 37.0"0.71 minorth981.18 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: 15° 50' 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"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 27' 47.1"962.48 miwest0° 06' 37.0"7.59 misouth962.25 mi
24 hours13° 16' 22.2"883.31 mieast2° 13' 27.8"152.97 misouth891.43 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 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:40 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 12:40 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSat 12:40 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:40 PM2073 km1288 miles1120 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 1:40 PM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthSat 1:40 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakSat 12:40 PM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM2482 km1543 miles1340 nmNorth N
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