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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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 44' South, Longitude: 100° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.53 meters/second, 1650.7 km/hour, 1025.7 miles/hour or 891.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.10 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.10 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.1"1025.71 miwest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 minorth1025.73 mi
24 hours0° 02' 32.2"2.89 miwest0° 22' 30.0"25.77 minorth25.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 16' South, Longitude: 56° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.83 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.0 miles/hour or 831.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.95 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 33.5"956.89 miwest0° 06' 38.6"7.62 minorth957.18 mi
24 hours14° 03' 37.0"933.72 mieast3° 09' 29.6"217.15 minorth965.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamWed 12:00 Noon539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
BengkuluWed 12:30 PM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth-northeast NNE
The SettlementWed 12:30 PM604 km376 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar LampungWed 12:30 PM646 km401 miles349 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 12:30 PM759 km471 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiWed 12:30 PM774 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangWed 12:30 PM795 km494 miles429 nmNortheast NE
BandungWed 12:30 PM814 km506 miles440 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pangkal PinangWed 12:30 PM963 km599 miles520 nmNortheast NE
SemarangWed 12:30 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast E
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