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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 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 AM408 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
The SettlementThu 11:56 AM415 km258 miles224 nmWest W
TasikmalayaThu 11:56 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunThu 11:56 AM436 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KediriThu 11:56 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
PekalonganThu 11:56 AM448 km279 miles242 nmNorth N
SemarangThu 11:56 AM451 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegalThu 11:56 AM453 km281 miles245 nmNorth N
CirebonThu 11:56 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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