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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 5:20:00 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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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: 103° 11' 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"1026.65 miWest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 miNorth1026.67 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° 09' South, Longitude: 73° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.5 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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"971.37 miWest0° 09' 07.8"10.46 miNorth971.73 mi
24 hours13° 44' 02.1"925.14 miEast4° 01' 27.0"276.60 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
The SettlementThu 12:20 PM355 km220 miles192 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungThu 12:20 PM399 km248 miles215 nmNortheast NE
SerangThu 12:20 PM411 km256 miles222 nmNortheast NE
BogorThu 12:20 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaThu 12:20 PM470 km292 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiThu 12:20 PM482 km300 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungThu 12:20 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluThu 12:20 PM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TasikmalayaThu 12:20 PM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangThu 12:20 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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