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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 4:14:00 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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 15' North, Longitude: 116° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 460.24 meters/second, 1656.9 km/hour, 1029.5 miles/hour or 894.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.16 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.16 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.2"1029.47 miWest0° 00' 56.0"1.07 miNorth1029.46 mi
24 hours0° 04' 05.9"4.69 miWest0° 22' 22.2"25.62 miNorth26.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 43' North, Longitude: 90° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.15 meters/second, 1616.9 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.8"1004.64 miWest0° 11' 23.6"13.05 miNorth1004.71 mi
24 hours11° 20' 10.4"784.07 miEast4° 28' 16.5"307.22 miNorth841.02 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluMon 12:14 PM172 km107 miles93 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaMon 12:14 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNortheast NE
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 12:14 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongMon 12:14 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitMon 12:14 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
MiriMon 12:14 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityMon 12:14 PM565 km351 miles305 nmEast E
BacolodMon 12:14 PM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityMon 12:14 PM833 km517 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
General SantosMon 12:14 PM915 km569 miles494 nmEast E

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