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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, March 19, 2014 at 4:46:00 PM.

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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 Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 24' South, Longitude: 69° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.92 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.30 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.30 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.0"1037.75 miWest0° 00' 59.2"1.13 miNorth1037.75 mi
24 hours0° 04' 26.2"5.12 miWest0° 23' 42.5"27.15 miNorth27.63 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' South, Longitude: 143° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.7"979.56 miWest0° 08' 10.8"9.37 miSouth979.35 mi
24 hours12° 16' 32.6"829.36 miEast2° 57' 52.9"203.82 miSouth849.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúWed 11:46 AM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VillavicencioWed 11:46 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto AyacuchoWed 12:16 PM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FlorenciaWed 11:46 AM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogotaWed 11:46 AM746 km463 miles403 nmNorthwest NW
CaliWed 11:46 AM881 km547 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Fernando de ApureWed 12:16 PM945 km587 miles510 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinWed 11:46 AM992 km617 miles536 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoWed 11:46 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest W
Rio BrancoWed 11:46 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmSouth S

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