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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

UTC time = Friday, February 28, 2014 at 4:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 04:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 00' South, Longitude: 115° 39' 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"1027.59 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.61 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 Latitude: 9° 16' South, Longitude: 98° 51' 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"985.49 miWest0° 10' 52.9"12.46 miNorth985.82 mi
24 hours13° 21' 33.7"912.03 miEast4° 34' 08.3"313.97 miNorth969.24 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 PM63 km39 miles34 nmWest W
UbudFri 12:30 PM70 km43 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
MataramFri 12:30 PM81 km50 miles44 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarFri 12:30 PM86 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SurabayaFri 11:30 AM331 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
MalangFri 11:30 AM332 km206 miles179 nmWest W
RabaFri 12:30 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast E
KediriFri 11:30 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest W
MadiunFri 11:30 AM458 km284 miles247 nmWest W
MakassarFri 12:30 PM523 km325 miles283 nmNortheast NE

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