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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 36' South
Longitude: 97° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.84 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.9 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"1028.65 miwest0° 00' 57.0"1.09 minorth1028.67 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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 28' South
Longitude: 95° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.58 meters/second, 1604.1 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' 08.7"996.72 miwest0° 11' 53.0"13.61 minorth996.95 mi
24 hours12° 58' 36.8"894.96 mieast4° 47' 41.9"329.48 minorth955.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:10 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BengkuluSat 12:40 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNortheast NE
The SettlementSat 12:40 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangSat 12:40 PM923 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSat 12:40 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast E
BandungSat 12:40 PM1084 km673 miles585 nmEast E
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM1190 km739 miles642 nmNortheast NE
MedanSat 12:40 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSat 12:40 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast E
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