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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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 88° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.53 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.8"991.68 miwest0° 00' 42.6"0.82 minorth991.72 mi
24 hours0° 01' 56.9"2.15 mieast0° 17' 12.8"19.73 minorth19.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 49' South, Longitude: 105° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.5"992.09 miwest0° 11' 41.6"13.39 minorth992.38 mi
24 hours13° 05' 14.8"898.94 mieast4° 46' 20.7"327.95 minorth960.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:20 PM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:20 PM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSat 2:20 PM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 1:20 PM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 2:20 PM3084 km1917 miles1665 nmEast-northeast ENE
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