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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 Friday, February 21, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' South, Longitude: 124° 25' 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"1019.94 miwest0° 00' 54.2"1.04 minorth1019.96 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: 11° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.46 meters/second, 1560.5 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"969.38 miwest0° 07' 04.6"8.11 misouth969.16 mi
24 hours12° 38' 08.6"845.58 mieast2° 27' 43.9"169.30 misouth857.44 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 AM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiFri 12:56 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SameFri 12:56 PM223 km139 miles120 nmNortheast NE
DiliFri 12:56 PM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauFri 12:56 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNortheast NE
EndeFri 11:56 AM358 km223 miles193 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaFri 11:56 AM666 km414 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinFri 1:26 PM731 km454 miles395 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendariFri 11:56 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarFri 11:56 AM818 km508 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
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