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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 = Friday, February 21, 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 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 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TasikmalayaFri 11:56 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MadiunFri 11:56 AM401 km249 miles217 nmNortheast NE
The SettlementFri 11:56 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
PekalonganFri 11:56 AM410 km255 miles221 nmNorth N
TegalFri 11:56 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth N
SemarangFri 11:56 AM414 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KediriFri 11:56 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
CirebonFri 11:56 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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