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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 16, 2013 at 5:02:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' North, Longitude: 104° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.65 meters/second, 1644.0 km/hour, 1021.5 miles/hour or 887.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.03 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.03 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.8"1021.42 miWest0° 00' 53.0"1.01 miNorth1021.39 mi
24 hours0° 03' 28.8"3.95 miWest0° 21' 10.3"24.25 miNorth24.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 46' North, Longitude: 171° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.69 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.76 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.0"945.24 miWest0° 02' 13.6"2.55 miSouth945.36 mi
24 hours348° 31' 56.7"746.66 miWest1° 18' 01.9"89.45 miSouth754.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleTue 12:02 PM114 km71 miles61 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơTue 12:02 PM146 km90 miles79 nmEast E
Phnom PenhTue 12:02 PM162 km101 miles87 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kampong ChhnangTue 12:02 PM231 km143 miles125 nmNorth N
Ho Chi MinhTue 12:02 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
BattambangTue 12:02 PM351 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapTue 12:02 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
PattayaTue 12:02 PM493 km307 miles266 nmNorthwest NW
Hat YaiTue 12:02 PM562 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
Nha TrangTue 12:02 PM564 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE

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