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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 Monday, February 27, 2012 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' South, Longitude: 102° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.75 meters/second, 1651.5 km/hour, 1026.2 miles/hour or 891.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.10 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.10 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.3"1026.20 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.07 minorth1026.22 mi
24 hours0° 02' 36.6"2.98 miwest0° 22' 33.6"25.84 minorth26.01 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 27, 2012 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 30' North, Longitude: 157° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 38.5"964.73 miwest0° 07' 37.4"8.74 minorth964.45 mi
24 hours11° 06' 38.5"737.06 mieast2° 41' 52.0"185.55 minorth754.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 12:20 PM368 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungMon 12:20 PM432 km269 miles234 nmNortheast NE
SerangMon 12:20 PM446 km277 miles241 nmNortheast NE
BogorMon 12:20 PM475 km295 miles256 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaMon 12:20 PM505 km314 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiMon 12:20 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 12:20 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth N
BandungMon 12:20 PM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaMon 12:20 PM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 12:20 PM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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