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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' South, Longitude: 124° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.00 meters/second, 1641.6 km/hour, 1020.0 miles/hour or 886.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.00 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.00 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.2"1020.01 miwest0° 00' 54.2"1.04 minorth1020.03 mi
24 hours0° 01' 48.4"2.05 miwest0° 21' 45.9"24.93 minorth25.02 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 10° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.2"969.44 miwest0° 07' 04.5"8.11 misouth969.21 mi
24 hours12° 38' 10.6"845.66 mieast2° 27' 41.7"169.27 misouth857.51 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangFri 11:56 AM77 km48 miles42 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiFri 12:56 PM189 km117 miles102 nmNortheast NE
SameFri 12:56 PM243 km151 miles131 nmNortheast NE
DiliFri 12:56 PM277 km172 miles149 nmNortheast NE
EndeFri 11:56 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNorthwest NW
BaucauFri 12:56 PM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
RabaFri 11:56 AM637 km396 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariFri 11:56 AM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinFri 1:26 PM760 km472 miles411 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarFri 11:56 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorthwest NW
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