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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 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 109° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.02 meters/second, 1641.7 km/hour, 1020.1 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"1019.99 miwest0° 00' 54.2"1.04 minorth1020.01 mi
24 hours0° 01' 48.8"2.06 miwest0° 21' 46.3"24.94 minorth25.02 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 3° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.19 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.1"968.79 miwest0° 07' 00.2"8.03 misouth968.56 mi
24 hours12° 39' 46.1"846.93 mieast2° 25' 42.9"166.99 misouth858.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YogyakartaFri 11:56 AM326 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaFri 11:56 AM373 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TasikmalayaFri 11:56 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunFri 11:56 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
PekalonganFri 11:56 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorth N
The SettlementFri 11:56 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest W
KediriFri 11:56 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNortheast NE
TegalFri 11:56 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth N
SemarangFri 11:56 AM414 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CirebonFri 11:56 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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