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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 = Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 5:20:00 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 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' South, Longitude: 103° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.83 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 07.2"1028.56 miWest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 miNorth1028.58 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.6"3.35 miWest0° 22' 51.0"26.17 miNorth26.38 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 32' South, Longitude: 100° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.53 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.9"996.54 miWest0° 11' 52.6"13.60 miNorth996.77 mi
24 hours12° 58' 54.3"895.15 miEast4° 47' 39.9"329.42 miNorth955.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bandar LampungSat 12:20 PM341 km212 miles184 nmNortheast NE
SerangSat 12:20 PM376 km234 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
The SettlementSat 12:20 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
BogorSat 12:20 PM424 km263 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSat 12:20 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 12:20 PM442 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiSat 12:20 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:20 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast E
PalembangSat 12:20 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TasikmalayaSat 12:20 PM566 km352 miles306 nmEast E

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