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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° 34' 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"16.51 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.3"990.05 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.08 mi
24 hours0° 02' 10.2"2.39 mieast0° 16' 53.3"19.36 minorth19.51 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° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.82 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"16.29 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.6"977.06 miwest0° 10' 17.8"11.80 minorth977.43 mi
24 hours13° 41' 48.4"928.22 mieast4° 24' 20.3"302.80 minorth982.42 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 PM968 km601 miles523 nmNorth N
MataramFri 12:30 PM978 km608 miles528 nmNorth N
MalangFri 11:30 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaFri 11:30 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaFri 11:30 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangFri 11:30 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 12:30 PM1420 km883 miles767 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 11:30 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorthwest NW
DiliFri 1:30 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 11:30 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmNorthwest NW
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