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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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' South, Longitude: 100° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.8"988.59 miwest0° 00' 41.0"0.79 minorth988.62 mi
24 hours0° 02' 21.9"2.60 mieast0° 16' 35.6"19.02 minorth19.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 89° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.86 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.3"961.45 miwest0° 08' 09.6"9.35 minorth961.81 mi
24 hours14° 14' 00.9"950.54 mieast3° 43' 00.0"255.52 minorth991.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementThu 12:30 PM968 km601 miles523 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 12:30 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 12:30 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 12:30 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorth N
PalembangThu 12:30 PM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 12:30 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 12:30 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 1:30 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 1:30 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth N
PontianakThu 12:30 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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