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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 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 95° 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"1027.72 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.74 mi
24 hours0° 02' 48.2"3.20 miwest0° 22' 44.6"26.05 minorth26.25 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° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 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"986.30 miwest0° 10' 57.6"12.55 minorth986.63 mi
24 hours13° 20' 15.1"911.23 mieast4° 35' 27.0"315.50 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 12:20 PM487 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluFri 12:50 PM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 12:50 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 12:50 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmEast E
MedanFri 12:50 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 12:50 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 1:50 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 1:50 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PontianakFri 12:50 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangFri 12:50 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmEast E
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