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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 4:40:00 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 04:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 00' South, Longitude: 113° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.40 meters/second, 1653.8 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"1027.60 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.62 mi
24 hours0° 02' 47.9"3.19 miWest0° 22' 44.1"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° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.65 meters/second, 1586.3 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' 08.2"985.58 miWest0° 10' 53.4"12.47 miNorth985.91 mi
24 hours13° 21' 24.0"911.93 miEast4° 34' 18.2"314.16 miNorth969.18 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 AM44 km27 miles24 nmWest W
SurabayaFri 11:40 AM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KediriFri 11:40 AM125 km78 miles68 nmWest W
MadiunFri 11:40 AM181 km113 miles98 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingarajaFri 12:40 PM217 km135 miles117 nmEast E
UbudFri 12:40 PM240 km149 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
DenpasarFri 12:40 PM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-southeast ESE
SurakartaFri 11:40 AM261 km162 miles141 nmWest-northwest WNW
KudusFri 11:40 AM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
YogyakartaFri 11:40 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W

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