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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 00' South
Longitude: 115° 22' 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 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 16' South
Longitude: 98° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.61 meters/second, 1586.2 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.9"985.57 miwest0° 10' 52.9"12.47 minorth985.90 mi
24 hours13° 21' 32.5"912.08 mieast4° 34' 09.4"314.02 minorth969.30 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SingarajaFri 12:30 PM30 km18 miles16 nmWest-southwest WSW
UbudFri 12:30 PM57 km35 miles31 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DenpasarFri 12:30 PM75 km46 miles40 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MataramFri 12:30 PM103 km64 miles56 nmSoutheast SE
MalangFri 11:30 AM289 km179 miles156 nmWest W
SurabayaFri 11:30 AM301 km187 miles162 nmWest-northwest WNW
KediriFri 11:30 AM370 km230 miles200 nmWest W
RabaFri 12:30 PM376 km234 miles203 nmEast E
MadiunFri 11:30 AM423 km263 miles229 nmWest W
SurakartaFri 11:30 AM503 km313 miles272 nmWest W
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