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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 Friday, February 28, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' South, Longitude: 130° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.38 meters/second, 1653.8 km/hour, 1027.6 miles/hour or 893.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.7"1027.62 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.64 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.5"3.19 miwest0° 22' 43.9"26.04 minorth26.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 113° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 26' 05.5"985.01 miwest0° 10' 49.3"12.40 minorth985.35 mi
24 hours13° 22' 30.8"912.72 mieast4° 33' 08.7"312.86 minorth969.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauFri 12:30 PM434 km270 miles235 nmWest W
DarwinFri 1:00 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
SameFri 12:30 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliFri 12:30 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest W
AmbonFri 12:30 PM536 km333 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiFri 12:30 PM581 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
KupangFri 11:30 AM783 km486 miles423 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariFri 12:30 PM891 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeFri 11:30 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest W
KendariFri 11:30 AM977 km607 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
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