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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 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' South, Longitude: 107° 41' 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 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 45° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.9"986.24 miwest0° 08' 49.3"10.11 misouth986.05 mi
24 hours12° 00' 38.1"816.38 mieast3° 16' 15.9"224.87 misouth842.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakWed 11:56 AM194 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pangkal PinangWed 11:56 AM244 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
KuchingWed 12:56 PM379 km236 miles205 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangWed 11:56 AM398 km248 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangWed 11:56 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
JambiWed 11:56 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeWed 12:56 PM475 km295 miles256 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruWed 12:56 PM492 km306 miles266 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar LampungWed 11:56 AM597 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaWed 11:56 AM621 km386 miles336 nmSouth S
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