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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 03:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' South, Longitude: 127° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.39 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"1027.63 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.65 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.6"3.19 miwest0° 22' 44.0"26.04 minorth26.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' South, Longitude: 110° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.41 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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' 05.9"985.10 miwest0° 10' 50.0"12.41 minorth985.44 mi
24 hours13° 22' 21.1"912.61 mieast4° 33' 18.9"313.05 minorth969.57 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauFri 12:40 PM164 km102 miles88 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliFri 12:40 PM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
SameFri 12:40 PM268 km166 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiFri 12:40 PM321 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonFri 12:40 PM479 km298 miles259 nmNorth N
KupangFri 11:40 AM527 km328 miles285 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinFri 1:10 PM590 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EndeFri 11:40 AM689 km428 miles372 nmWest W
KendariFri 11:40 AM742 km461 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
SofifiFri 12:40 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth N
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