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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 35' North
Longitude: 109° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.90 meters/second, 1670.1 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' 11.2"1037.79 miwest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 minorth1037.79 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.7"5.18 miwest0° 23' 40.1"27.11 minorth27.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 18' South
Longitude: 5° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.25 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.82 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.3"948.80 miwest0° 03' 01.2"3.46 misouth948.67 mi
24 hours13° 29' 15.9"885.93 mieast0° 41' 18.0"47.35 misouth885.42 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakSat 11:46 AM97 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
KuchingSat 12:46 PM115 km72 miles62 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pangkal PinangSat 11:46 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
Palangka RayaSat 11:46 AM538 km334 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
MiriSat 12:46 PM614 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangSat 11:46 AM616 km383 miles333 nmWest W
Kuala BelaitSat 12:46 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNortheast NE
BanjarmasinSat 12:46 PM672 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeSat 12:46 PM685 km426 miles370 nmWest W
Johor BahruSat 12:46 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest W
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