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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 = Tuesday, April 9, 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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 37' North, Longitude: 116° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.85 meters/second, 1655.5 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.60 miWest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 miNorth1028.58 mi
24 hours0° 04' 02.1"4.61 miWest0° 22' 14.5"25.47 miNorth25.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' North, Longitude: 102° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"1000.89 miWest0° 10' 51.3"12.43 miNorth1000.82 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.2"778.21 miEast4° 09' 38.3"285.92 miNorth826.02 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluTue 12:14 PM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaTue 12:14 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNortheast NE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 12:14 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongTue 12:14 PM399 km248 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitTue 12:14 PM448 km278 miles242 nmSouthwest SW
MiriTue 12:14 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityTue 12:14 PM576 km358 miles311 nmEast E
BacolodTue 12:14 PM746 km463 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityTue 12:14 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakatiTue 12:14 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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