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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 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 36' North
Longitude: 107° 28' 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' 40.0"27.11 minorth27.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 18' South
Longitude: 7° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.22 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 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' 42.7"948.74 miwest0° 03' 00.1"3.44 misouth948.61 mi
24 hours13° 29' 24.5"886.04 mieast0° 40' 50.4"46.82 misouth885.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakSat 11:56 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pangkal PinangSat 11:56 AM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuchingSat 12:56 PM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tanjung PinangSat 11:56 AM338 km210 miles183 nmWest W
SingaporeSat 12:56 PM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
Johor BahruSat 12:56 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
JambiSat 11:56 AM492 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalembangSat 11:56 AM497 km309 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
KuantanSat 12:56 PM582 km362 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
SerembanSat 12:56 PM662 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
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