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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° 04' 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"16.51 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.3"990.10 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.13 mi
24 hours0° 02' 09.8"2.38 mieast0° 16' 54.0"19.37 minorth19.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' South, Longitude: 106° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 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 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.5"977.62 miwest0° 10' 21.5"11.87 minorth977.98 mi
24 hours13° 40' 35.6"927.32 mieast4° 25' 27.1"304.08 minorth981.88 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 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:20 PM1259 km783 miles680 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:20 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaFri 12:20 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmNortheast NE
SemarangFri 12:20 PM1401 km871 miles757 nmNortheast NE
MalangFri 12:20 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 12:20 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 12:20 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 12:20 PM1605 km997 miles866 nmNorth N
DenpasarFri 1:20 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNortheast NE
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