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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 = Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 6:20:00 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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 88° 23' 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"991.61 miWest0° 00' 42.6"0.82 miNorth991.65 mi
24 hours0° 01' 56.9"2.15 miEast0° 17' 12.8"19.73 miNorth19.84 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 50' South, Longitude: 105° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.51 meters/second, 1596.6 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"992.01 miWest0° 11' 41.5"13.39 miNorth992.30 mi
24 hours13° 05' 16.3"898.90 miEast4° 46' 20.3"327.92 miNorth960.06 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 PM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSat 1:20 PM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:20 PM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSat 2:20 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM2676 km1663 miles1445 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2812 km1748 miles1519 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 1:20 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarSat 2:20 PM3055 km1898 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE

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