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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 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 103° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.70 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 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"990.03 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.06 mi
24 hours0° 02' 09.8"2.38 mieast0° 16' 53.8"19.37 minorth19.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' South, Longitude: 106° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 06.5"977.54 miwest0° 10' 21.4"11.87 minorth977.90 mi
24 hours13° 40' 37.1"927.27 mieast4° 25' 25.7"304.03 minorth981.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementFri 12:20 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:20 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:20 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaFri 12:20 PM1361 km845 miles735 nmNortheast NE
SemarangFri 12:20 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmNortheast NE
MalangFri 12:20 PM1458 km906 miles787 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 12:20 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 12:20 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 12:20 PM1601 km995 miles865 nmNorth N
DenpasarFri 1:20 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNortheast NE
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