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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° 02' 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' 28.7"5.16 miwest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 minorth27.62 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: 23° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 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"958.97 miwest0° 05' 24.6"6.20 misouth958.76 mi
24 hours13° 04' 36.0"866.96 mieast1° 42' 48.5"117.84 misouth870.97 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 PM104 km65 miles56 nmNorthwest NW
SingaporeFri 1:06 PM178 km111 miles96 nmNorthwest NW
Johor BahruFri 1:06 PM199 km123 miles107 nmNorthwest NW
JambiFri 12:06 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
Pangkal PinangFri 12:06 PM284 km177 miles153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalembangFri 12:06 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
PekanbaruFri 12:06 PM402 km250 miles217 nmWest W
KuantanFri 1:06 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanFri 1:06 PM445 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakFri 12:06 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast E
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