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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

UTC time = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 5:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 100° 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' 54.4"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 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' South, Longitude: 103° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.12 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"977.67 miWest0° 10' 22.3"11.88 miNorth978.03 mi
24 hours13° 40' 19.6"927.06 miEast4° 25' 41.4"304.33 miNorth981.69 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 12:32 PM963 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:32 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:32 PM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluFri 12:32 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth N
PalembangFri 12:32 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 12:32 PM1692 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:32 PM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 1:32 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 1:32 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth N
PontianakFri 12:32 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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