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Day and Night World Map

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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 04:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 00' South
Longitude: 117° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.40 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"1027.66 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.68 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.7"3.19 miwest0° 22' 44.1"26.04 minorth26.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 18' South
Longitude: 100° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.57 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.43 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.5"985.48 miwest0° 10' 52.3"12.45 minorth985.81 mi
24 hours13° 21' 42.4"912.19 mieast4° 33' 59.5"313.83 minorth969.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaFri 12:20 PM109 km68 miles59 nmEast-southeast ESE
MataramFri 12:20 PM205 km127 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
DenpasarFri 12:20 PM299 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingarajaFri 12:20 PM304 km189 miles164 nmWest W
MakassarFri 12:20 PM360 km224 miles195 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeFri 12:20 PM429 km266 miles231 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalangFri 11:20 AM564 km351 miles305 nmWest W
SurabayaFri 11:20 AM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
MamujuFri 12:20 PM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
BanjarmasinFri 12:20 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
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