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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 05:16:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 102° 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' 28.7"5.16 miwest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 minorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 25° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.75 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 53.7"958.88 miwest0° 05' 23.7"6.18 misouth958.68 mi
24 hours13° 04' 48.0"867.11 mieast1° 42' 24.3"117.38 misouth871.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PekanbaruFri 12:16 PM127 km79 miles68 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeFri 1:16 PM189 km117 miles102 nmNortheast NE
Johor BahruFri 1:16 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangFri 12:16 PM227 km141 miles122 nmEast-northeast ENE
JambiFri 12:16 PM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BukittinggiFri 12:16 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
PadangFri 12:16 PM273 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
SerembanFri 1:16 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurFri 1:16 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KuantanFri 1:16 PM408 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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