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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 4:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' North, Longitude: 112° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.92 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 miNorth27.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 33' South, Longitude: 15° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.90 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.9"959.17 miWest0° 05' 27.5"6.26 miSouth958.96 mi
24 hours13° 03' 58.5"866.42 miEast1° 44' 03.5"119.27 miSouth870.60 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Palangka RayaFri 11:36 AM292 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KuchingFri 12:36 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakFri 11:36 AM388 km241 miles209 nmWest W
BanjarmasinFri 12:36 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanFri 12:36 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
MiriFri 12:36 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SamarindaFri 12:36 PM488 km303 miles263 nmEast E
Kuala BelaitFri 12:36 PM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pekan TutongFri 12:36 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar Seri BegawanFri 12:36 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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