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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 05:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' South, Longitude: 94° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.04 meters/second, 1641.8 km/hour, 1020.1 miles/hour or 886.5 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' 04.3"1020.11 miwest0° 00' 54.3"1.04 minorth1020.13 mi
24 hours0° 01' 49.2"2.06 miwest0° 21' 46.6"24.95 minorth25.04 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 21, 2014 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 18° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.92 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.14 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.0"968.24 miwest0° 06' 55.6"7.94 misouth968.02 mi
24 hours12° 41' 25.2"848.36 mieast2° 23' 38.4"164.63 misouth859.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:26 PM347 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengkuluFri 12:56 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 12:56 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:56 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 12:56 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 12:56 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeFri 1:56 PM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:56 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:56 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 12:56 PM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmEast E
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