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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 5:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 39' 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"1027.63 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.65 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° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.85 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"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.3"986.04 miWest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 miNorth986.37 mi
24 hours13° 20' 35.5"911.39 miEast4° 35' 06.9"315.09 miNorth968.90 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 PM497 km309 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar LampungFri 12:30 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
BantamFri 12:00 Noon614 km382 miles332 nmSouthwest SW
The SettlementFri 12:30 PM614 km382 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
SerangFri 12:30 PM643 km400 miles347 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:30 PM711 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 12:30 PM717 km445 miles387 nmNortheast NE
BekasiFri 12:30 PM728 km452 miles393 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 12:30 PM777 km483 miles420 nmEast E
Pangkal PinangFri 12:30 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNortheast NE

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