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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 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' South, Longitude: 102° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.98 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"1026.72 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 minorth1026.74 mi
24 hours0° 02' 40.2"3.05 miwest0° 22' 37.4"25.91 minorth26.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' South, Longitude: 72° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.6 miles/hour or 844.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.5"971.45 miwest0° 09' 08.0"10.47 minorth971.81 mi
24 hours13° 44' 01.0"925.20 mieast4° 01' 29.1"276.66 minorth972.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementThu 12:20 PM384 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungThu 12:20 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
SerangThu 12:20 PM436 km271 miles236 nmNortheast NE
BogorThu 12:20 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaThu 12:20 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiThu 12:20 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluThu 12:20 PM511 km318 miles276 nmNorth N
BandungThu 12:20 PM542 km337 miles293 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaThu 12:20 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast E
PalembangThu 12:20 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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