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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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 115° 25' 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"1026.68 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 minorth1026.70 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: 84° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.09 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' 11.9"970.92 miwest0° 09' 03.5"10.38 minorth971.28 mi
24 hours13° 44' 47.8"925.59 mieast3° 59' 57.8"274.91 minorth972.11 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 PM22 km13 miles12 nmSouthwest SW
DenpasarThu 12:30 PM37 km23 miles20 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingarajaThu 12:30 PM45 km28 miles24 nmNorthwest NW
MataramThu 12:30 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalangThu 11:30 AM297 km184 miles160 nmWest W
SurabayaThu 11:30 AM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaThu 12:30 PM368 km228 miles198 nmEast E
KediriThu 11:30 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest W
MadiunThu 11:30 AM434 km270 miles234 nmWest W
SurakartaThu 11:30 AM514 km319 miles277 nmWest W
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