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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 10, 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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 60' North, Longitude: 116° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.44 meters/second, 1654.0 km/hour, 1027.7 miles/hour or 893.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.0"1027.68 miWest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 miNorth1027.66 mi
24 hours0° 03' 57.8"4.53 miWest0° 22' 06.4"25.32 miNorth25.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 21' North, Longitude: 113° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.35 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.53 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.9"991.61 miWest0° 09' 49.8"11.26 miNorth991.44 mi
24 hours11° 21' 16.9"775.01 miEast3° 40' 03.1"252.08 miNorth810.59 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluWed 12:14 PM238 km148 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PrincesaWed 12:14 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNortheast NE
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 12:14 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pekan TutongWed 12:14 PM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitWed 12:14 PM474 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
MiriWed 12:14 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityWed 12:14 PM590 km367 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
BacolodWed 12:14 PM735 km457 miles397 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cebu CityWed 12:14 PM817 km507 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakatiWed 12:14 PM857 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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