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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

UTC time = Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 109° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.91 meters/second, 1662.9 km/hour, 1033.3 miles/hour or 897.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.23 miWest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 miNorth1033.22 mi
24 hours0° 04' 22.3"5.02 miWest0° 22' 55.1"26.25 miNorth26.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 21° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.6"947.07 miWest0° 05' 18.3"6.08 miNorth947.34 mi
24 hours13° 24' 57.5"880.56 miEast2° 36' 52.3"179.80 miNorth904.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingWed 12:46 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriWed 12:46 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala BelaitWed 12:46 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
Pekan TutongWed 12:46 PM594 km369 miles321 nmEast E
PontianakWed 11:46 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth S
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 12:46 PM625 km388 miles337 nmEast E
Cần ThơWed 11:46 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhWed 11:46 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tanjung PinangWed 11:46 AM732 km455 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
Johor BahruWed 12:46 PM754 km468 miles407 nmSouthwest SW

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