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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° 34' 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' 54.4"990.11 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 minorth990.14 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: 103° 46' 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' 07.2"977.73 miwest0° 10' 22.3"11.88 minorth978.09 mi
24 hours13° 40' 20.9"927.14 mieast4° 25' 40.3"304.33 minorth981.77 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 PM941 km585 miles508 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:30 PM1388 km863 miles750 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluFri 12:30 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmNorth N
PalembangFri 12:30 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:30 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:30 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:30 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:30 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNorth N
PontianakFri 12:30 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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