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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 6:00:00 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 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 93° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.43 meters/second, 1653.9 km/hour, 1027.7 miles/hour or 893.1 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"1027.65 miWest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 miNorth1027.67 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 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 60' South, Longitude: 77° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.98 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.2 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' 11.6"986.31 miWest0° 10' 58.1"12.56 miNorth986.64 mi
24 hours13° 20' 06.5"911.07 miEast4° 35' 35.4"315.63 miNorth968.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:30 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
BengkuluFri 1:00 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 1:00 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 1:00 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 1:00 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurFri 2:00 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 2:00 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 1:00 PM1601 km995 miles864 nmEast E
PontianakFri 1:00 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 1:00 PM2164 km1345 miles1168 nmEast E

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