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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 Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 59' North, Longitude: 107° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.86 meters/second, 1669.9 km/hour, 1037.6 miles/hour or 901.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1037.70 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth1037.69 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.6"5.20 miwest0° 23' 38.5"27.08 minorth27.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 5° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.12 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.74 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.5"944.04 miwest0° 00' 14.5"0.28 misouth944.03 mi
24 hours13° 44' 01.7"898.44 mieast0° 27' 34.9"31.62 minorth900.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakSun 11:56 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tanjung PinangSun 11:56 AM328 km204 miles177 nmWest W
KuchingSun 12:56 PM335 km208 miles181 nmEast E
Pangkal PinangSun 11:56 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeSun 12:56 PM395 km246 miles213 nmWest W
Johor BahruSun 12:56 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
JambiSun 11:56 AM508 km316 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
PalembangSun 11:56 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KuantanSun 12:56 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
SerembanSun 12:56 PM640 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
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