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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 28, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 57' North, Longitude: 101° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.31 meters/second, 1667.9 km/hour, 1036.4 miles/hour or 900.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.27 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth17.27 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.3"1036.47 miwest0° 00' 58.5"1.12 minorth1036.46 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.3"5.19 miwest0° 23' 25.0"26.82 minorth27.32 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 20' South, Longitude: 67° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 meters/second, 1600.2 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.2"994.26 miwest0° 11' 13.4"12.85 minorth994.52 mi
24 hours12° 49' 34.4"881.87 mieast4° 36' 45.2"316.96 minorth939.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kuala LumpurFri 1:20 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerembanFri 1:20 PM103 km64 miles55 nmEast-southeast ESE
IpohFri 1:20 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth N
PematangsiantarFri 12:20 PM222 km138 miles120 nmWest W
MedanFri 12:20 PM269 km167 miles145 nmWest-northwest WNW
PekanbaruFri 12:20 PM273 km169 miles147 nmSouth S
KuantanFri 1:20 PM273 km170 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
George TownFri 1:20 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Johor BahruFri 1:20 PM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
Alor SetarFri 1:20 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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