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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 05:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 105° 19' 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"1037.77 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.77 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.7"5.16 miwest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 minorth27.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 36' South, Longitude: 22° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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"0.10 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.3"958.91 miwest0° 05' 24.7"6.20 misouth958.71 mi
24 hours13° 04' 34.6"866.88 mieast1° 42' 51.2"117.89 misouth870.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangFri 12:06 PM127 km79 miles68 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 1:06 PM203 km126 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
Johor BahruFri 1:06 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
Pangkal PinangFri 12:06 PM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JambiFri 12:06 PM275 km171 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
PalembangFri 12:06 PM358 km223 miles193 nmSouth S
Malacca CityFri 1:06 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
PekanbaruFri 12:06 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest W
PontianakFri 12:06 PM449 km279 miles242 nmEast E
KuantanFri 1:06 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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