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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 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 100° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.42 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' 06.8"1027.70 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.72 mi
24 hours0° 02' 48.1"3.20 miwest0° 22' 44.5"26.05 minorth26.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' South, Longitude: 84° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.86 meters/second, 1587.1 km/hour, 986.2 miles/hour or 857.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.3"986.12 miwest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 minorth986.45 mi
24 hours13° 20' 34.5"911.45 mieast4° 35' 08.0"315.13 minorth968.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 12:30 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BantamFri 12:00 Noon594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar LampungFri 12:30 PM611 km380 miles330 nmEast-northeast ENE
The SettlementFri 12:30 PM645 km401 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerangFri 12:30 PM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 12:30 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM741 km460 miles400 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiFri 12:30 PM758 km471 miles409 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 12:30 PM808 km502 miles436 nmEast E
Pangkal PinangFri 12:30 PM909 km565 miles491 nmNortheast NE
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