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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 = Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 4:56:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' South, Longitude: 109° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.47 meters/second, 1639.7 km/hour, 1018.9 miles/hour or 885.4 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"1018.76 miWest0° 00' 53.8"1.03 miNorth1018.79 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.3"1.87 miWest0° 21' 36.5"24.75 miNorth24.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 15° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.39 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.4"983.02 miWest0° 08' 30.6"9.75 miSouth982.82 mi
24 hours12° 01' 42.8"814.90 miEast3° 07' 57.9"215.36 miSouth838.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YogyakartaThu 11:56 AM363 km226 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaThu 11:56 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
The SettlementThu 11:56 AM416 km258 miles225 nmWest W
TasikmalayaThu 11:56 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunThu 11:56 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KediriThu 11:56 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNortheast NE
PekalonganThu 11:56 AM449 km279 miles243 nmNorth N
SemarangThu 11:56 AM451 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegalThu 11:56 AM453 km281 miles244 nmNorth N
CirebonThu 11:56 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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