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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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 100° 51' 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' 54.4"990.04 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.07 mi
24 hours0° 02' 09.6"2.38 mieast0° 16' 54.1"19.37 minorth19.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' South, Longitude: 104° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.11 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.1"977.65 miwest0° 10' 22.2"11.88 minorth978.01 mi
24 hours13° 40' 22.6"927.09 mieast4° 25' 38.7"304.28 minorth981.72 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 12:30 PM923 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:30 PM1372 km852 miles741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluFri 12:30 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth N
PalembangFri 12:30 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:30 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:30 PM1710 km1063 miles924 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:30 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmNorth N
PontianakFri 12:30 PM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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