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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 Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 36' South, Longitude: 110° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.90 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1037.79 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.79 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.3"5.10 miwest0° 23' 42.7"27.16 minorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 42' South, Longitude: 42° 51' West

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' 30.6"16.44 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.4"986.33 miwest0° 08' 49.8"10.12 misouth986.14 mi
24 hours12° 00' 25.0"816.20 mieast3° 16' 30.1"225.14 misouth842.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakWed 11:46 AM113 km70 miles61 nmNorthwest NW
KuchingWed 12:46 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth N
Palangka RayaWed 11:46 AM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangWed 11:46 AM484 km301 miles261 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjarmasinWed 12:46 PM575 km357 miles311 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalembangWed 11:46 AM659 km410 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tanjung PinangWed 11:46 AM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
SemarangWed 11:46 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth S
BekasiWed 11:46 AM717 km446 miles387 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaWed 11:46 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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