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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 5:40:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 98° 09' 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"1027.64 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.66 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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 04' South, Longitude: 82° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.89 meters/second, 1587.2 km/hour, 986.3 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' 10.8"986.13 miWest0° 10' 56.9"12.54 miNorth986.46 mi
24 hours13° 20' 25.9"911.29 miEast4° 35' 16.5"315.27 miNorth968.84 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:10 PM477 km296 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengkuluFri 12:40 PM650 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
The SettlementFri 12:40 PM870 km541 miles470 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangFri 12:40 PM918 km570 miles496 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:40 PM979 km608 miles529 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiFri 12:40 PM997 km619 miles538 nmEast E
BandungFri 12:40 PM1051 km653 miles567 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanFri 12:40 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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