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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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' South, Longitude: 100° 25' 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"1026.73 miwest0° 00' 56.3"1.08 minorth1026.75 mi
24 hours0° 02' 40.2"3.05 miwest0° 22' 37.5"25.92 minorth26.09 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 70° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.37 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.9"971.56 miwest0° 09' 09.0"10.48 minorth971.92 mi
24 hours13° 43' 51.6"925.12 mieast4° 01' 47.1"277.00 minorth972.19 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluThu 12:30 PM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BantamThu 12:00 Noon566 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
The SettlementThu 12:30 PM624 km387 miles337 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar LampungThu 12:30 PM627 km390 miles339 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerangThu 12:30 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaThu 12:30 PM749 km465 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiThu 12:30 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangThu 12:30 PM765 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
BandungThu 12:30 PM810 km503 miles437 nmEast E
Pangkal PinangThu 12:30 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNortheast NE
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