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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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 112° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.92 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.2"1037.84 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.84 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.6"5.16 miwest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 minorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 33' South, Longitude: 15° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.9"959.23 miwest0° 05' 27.3"6.25 misouth959.02 mi
24 hours13° 03' 59.9"866.50 mieast1° 44' 00.8"119.23 misouth870.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingFri 12:36 PM287 km179 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
Palangka RayaFri 11:36 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PontianakFri 11:36 AM357 km222 miles193 nmWest W
BanjarmasinFri 12:36 PM451 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriFri 12:36 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BalikpapanFri 12:36 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-southeast ESE
SamarindaFri 12:36 PM519 km322 miles280 nmEast E
Kuala BelaitFri 12:36 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pekan TutongFri 12:36 PM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 12:36 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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