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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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 115° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.67 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.50 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.3"989.98 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.01 mi
24 hours0° 02' 10.2"2.39 mieast0° 16' 53.3"19.36 minorth19.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 35' South, Longitude: 118° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.28 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.4"976.98 miwest0° 10' 17.7"11.79 minorth977.35 mi
24 hours13° 41' 50.1"928.18 mieast4° 24' 18.7"302.76 minorth982.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarFri 12:30 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth N
MataramFri 12:30 PM977 km607 miles528 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:30 AM1095 km681 miles592 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaFri 11:30 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaFri 11:30 AM1221 km758 miles659 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangFri 11:30 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 12:30 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 1:30 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 11:30 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmNorthwest NW
JakartaFri 11:30 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorthwest NW
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