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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 5:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 38' North, Longitude: 101° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.83 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.8 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"1028.56 miWest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 miNorth1028.54 mi
24 hours0° 04' 01.9"4.61 miWest0° 22' 14.2"25.47 miNorth25.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' North, Longitude: 87° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"1000.60 miWest0° 10' 49.3"12.39 miNorth1000.52 mi
24 hours11° 17' 50.9"778.03 miEast4° 08' 36.7"284.74 miNorth825.39 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hat YaiTue 12:14 PM173 km107 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alor SetarTue 1:14 PM239 km148 miles129 nmSouthwest SW
George TownTue 1:14 PM301 km187 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
IpohTue 1:14 PM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SihanoukvilleTue 12:14 PM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhuketTue 12:14 PM388 km241 miles210 nmWest W
KuantanTue 1:14 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:14 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
Cần ThơTue 12:14 PM503 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerembanTue 1:14 PM543 km338 miles293 nmSouth S

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