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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 06:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 90° 22' 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"1027.73 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth1027.75 mi
24 hours0° 02' 48.4"3.20 miwest0° 22' 44.7"26.05 minorth26.25 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 58' South, Longitude: 74° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.1"986.48 miwest0° 10' 58.7"12.58 minorth986.81 mi
24 hours13° 19' 55.7"911.02 mieast4° 35' 45.9"315.85 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
BengkuluFri 1:10 PM1396 km867 miles754 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 1:10 PM1577 km980 miles851 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 1:10 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:10 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 2:10 PM1814 km1127 miles979 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 1:10 PM1829 km1136 miles987 nmEast E
BandungFri 1:10 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmEast E
Diego GarciaFri 12:10 PM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 11:40 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorthwest NW
ColomboFri 11:40 AM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmNorthwest NW
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