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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 26, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 43' South, Longitude: 97° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.37 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"982.62 miwest0° 00' 37.8"0.72 minorth982.65 mi
24 hours0° 03' 09.9"3.46 mieast0° 15' 17.7"17.53 minorth17.87 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' South, Longitude: 29° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.33 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.2"948.98 miwest0° 04' 18.0"4.93 misouth948.79 mi
24 hours14° 01' 24.9"922.28 mieast1° 10' 48.9"81.18 misouth922.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungSun 12:40 PM1681 km1044 miles907 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 12:40 PM1699 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSun 12:40 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangSun 12:40 PM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSun 12:40 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSun 1:40 PM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:40 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 1:40 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakSun 12:40 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurSun 1:40 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth N
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