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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 5:50:00 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 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 95° 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"1027.64 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.66 mi
24 hours0° 02' 48.2"3.20 miWest0° 22' 44.6"26.05 miNorth26.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' South, Longitude: 79° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.93 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 11.1"986.22 miWest0° 10' 57.4"12.55 miNorth986.55 mi
24 hours13° 20' 16.2"911.18 miEast4° 35' 26.0"315.45 miNorth968.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:20 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluFri 12:50 PM867 km539 miles468 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 12:50 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:50 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmEast E
MedanFri 12:50 PM1323 km822 miles714 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:50 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 1:50 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:50 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:50 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangFri 12:50 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast E

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