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Day and Night World Map

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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 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 59' South
Longitude: 97° 52' 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"1027.71 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.73 mi
24 hours0° 02' 48.1"3.20 miwest0° 22' 44.5"26.05 minorth26.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 03' South
Longitude: 81° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.90 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"986.21 miwest0° 10' 57.0"12.54 minorth986.54 mi
24 hours13° 20' 24.7"911.34 mieast4° 35' 17.5"315.31 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
BantamFri 12:10 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengkuluFri 12:40 PM672 km418 miles363 nmNortheast NE
The SettlementFri 12:40 PM901 km560 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangFri 12:40 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 12:40 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast E
BandungFri 12:40 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 1:40 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanFri 12:40 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 1:40 PM1301 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangFri 12:40 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast E
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