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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 Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' South, Longitude: 124° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.45 meters/second, 1639.6 km/hour, 1018.8 miles/hour or 885.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.98 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.98 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.9"1018.71 miwest0° 00' 53.8"1.03 minorth1018.74 mi
24 hours0° 01' 38.8"1.87 miwest0° 21' 36.1"24.74 minorth24.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 31' South, Longitude: 0° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.79 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.40 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.0"983.59 miwest0° 08' 33.7"9.81 misouth983.39 mi
24 hours12° 00' 12.1"813.61 mieast3° 09' 27.0"217.06 misouth837.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangThu 11:56 AM129 km80 miles70 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiThu 12:56 PM203 km126 miles110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameThu 12:56 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 12:56 PM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauThu 12:56 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNortheast NE
EndeThu 11:56 AM384 km238 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
RabaThu 11:56 AM683 km425 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinThu 1:26 PM717 km446 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendariThu 11:56 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 11:56 AM849 km528 miles459 nmNorthwest NW
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