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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 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 00' South, Longitude: 112° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.40 meters/second, 1653.9 km/hour, 1027.7 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"1027.67 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.69 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.9"3.19 miwest0° 22' 44.3"26.04 minorth26.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' South, Longitude: 96° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 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' 08.3"985.66 miwest0° 10' 53.5"12.48 minorth985.99 mi
24 hours13° 21' 22.9"911.98 mieast4° 34' 19.4"314.21 minorth969.25 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalangFri 11:40 AM13 km8 miles7 nmWest W
SurabayaFri 11:40 AM83 km51 miles45 nmNorth N
KediriFri 11:40 AM94 km59 miles51 nmWest W
MadiunFri 11:40 AM151 km94 miles82 nmWest-northwest WNW
SurakartaFri 11:40 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingarajaFri 12:40 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
KudusFri 11:40 AM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
DenpasarFri 12:40 PM271 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE
YogyakartaFri 11:40 AM276 km172 miles149 nmWest W
SemarangFri 11:40 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
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