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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 = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 3:46:00 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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 11' North, Longitude: 125° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.93 meters/second, 1670.1 km/hour, 1037.8 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' 11.2"1037.77 miWest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 miNorth1037.77 mi
24 hours0° 04' 28.6"5.16 miWest0° 23' 41.3"27.13 miNorth27.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' South, Longitude: 3° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.10 meters/second, 1544.7 km/hour, 959.9 miles/hour or 834.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.00 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.6"959.60 miWest0° 05' 32.1"6.34 miSouth959.39 mi
24 hours13° 02' 57.9"865.65 miEast1° 46' 03.6"121.56 miSouth870.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManadoFri 11:46 AM155 km96 miles84 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateFri 12:46 PM239 km148 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloFri 11:46 AM255 km159 miles138 nmWest W
SofifiFri 12:46 PM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
AmbonFri 12:46 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
KendariFri 11:46 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
PaluFri 11:46 AM619 km385 miles334 nmWest W
General SantosFri 11:46 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth N
DavaoFri 11:46 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
MamujuFri 11:46 AM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW

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