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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° 36' South, Longitude: 107° 58' 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"1037.72 miwest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 minorth1037.72 mi
24 hours0° 04' 25.3"5.10 miwest0° 23' 42.7"27.15 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° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 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"986.18 miwest0° 08' 49.3"10.11 misouth985.99 mi
24 hours12° 00' 36.6"816.30 mieast3° 16' 17.4"224.88 misouth842.04 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 AM165 km103 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pangkal PinangWed 11:56 AM267 km166 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
KuchingWed 12:56 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangWed 11:56 AM427 km265 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangWed 11:56 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
JambiWed 11:56 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
SingaporeWed 12:56 PM503 km313 miles272 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruWed 12:56 PM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar LampungWed 11:56 AM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaWed 11:56 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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