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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 5:30:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' South, Longitude: 100° 36' 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"1028.57 miWest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 miNorth1028.59 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.8"3.35 miWest0° 22' 51.1"26.17 miNorth26.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 30' South, Longitude: 97° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.56 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 08.3"996.59 miWest0° 11' 52.8"13.61 miNorth996.82 mi
24 hours12° 58' 46.1"895.03 miEast4° 47' 40.9"329.44 miNorth955.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:30 PM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar LampungSat 12:30 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerangSat 12:30 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast-northeast ENE
The SettlementSat 12:30 PM642 km399 miles347 nmEast-southeast ESE
BantamSat 12:00 Noon643 km399 miles347 nmSouthwest SW
PalembangSat 12:30 PM688 km428 miles372 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:30 PM706 km439 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiSat 12:30 PM723 km449 miles391 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:30 PM778 km483 miles420 nmEast E
Pangkal PinangSat 12:30 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE

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