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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 = Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 4:30:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 115° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.96 meters/second, 1652.3 km/hour, 1026.7 miles/hour or 892.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.11 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.11 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.5"1026.61 miWest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 miNorth1026.63 mi
24 hours0° 02' 40.0"3.04 miWest0° 22' 37.2"25.91 miNorth26.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 16' South, Longitude: 85° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.08 meters/second, 1562.7 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.18 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.8"970.84 miWest0° 09' 03.3"10.38 miNorth971.20 mi
24 hours13° 44' 48.7"925.54 miEast3° 59' 55.7"274.86 miNorth972.04 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
UbudThu 12:30 PM49 km31 miles27 nmWest-southwest WSW
MataramThu 12:30 PM50 km31 miles27 nmEast-southeast ESE
DenpasarThu 12:30 PM60 km37 miles32 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingarajaThu 12:30 PM73 km46 miles40 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaThu 12:30 PM325 km202 miles176 nmEast E
MalangThu 11:30 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest W
SurabayaThu 11:30 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
KediriThu 11:30 AM411 km255 miles222 nmWest W
MadiunThu 11:30 AM468 km291 miles253 nmWest W
SurakartaThu 11:30 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest W

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