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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 4:46:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 35' North, Longitude: 110° 15' East

The ground speed is currently 463.90 meters/second, 1670.1 kilometres/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1037.72 miWest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 miNorth1037.72 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.7"5.18 miWest0° 23' 40.1"27.10 miNorth27.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 4° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 424.25 meters/second, 1527.3 kilometres/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.82 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.3"948.74 miWest0° 03' 01.4"3.47 miSouth948.61 mi
24 hours13° 29' 15.0"885.86 miEast0° 41' 21.0"47.40 miSouth885.35 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingSat 12:46 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth N
PontianakSat 11:46 AM122 km76 miles66 nmSouthwest SW
SarikeiSat 12:46 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
SibuSat 12:46 PM258 km160 miles139 nmNortheast NE
KetapangSat 11:46 AM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth S
Palangka RayaSat 11:46 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
Pangkal PinangSat 11:46 AM549 km341 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
MiriSat 12:46 PM592 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
Kuala BelaitSat 12:46 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
Tanjung PinangSat 11:46 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest W

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