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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 = Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 4:56:00 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 Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 36' North, Longitude: 107° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.90 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' 11.2"1037.72 miWest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 miNorth1037.72 mi
24 hours0° 04' 29.7"5.18 miWest0° 23' 40.0"27.10 miNorth27.60 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 7° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.23 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 42.8"948.68 miWest0° 03' 00.3"3.45 miSouth948.55 mi
24 hours13° 29' 23.4"885.97 miEast0° 40' 53.4"46.87 miSouth885.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakSat 11:56 AM191 km118 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
KuchingSat 12:56 PM308 km192 miles167 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pangkal PinangSat 11:56 AM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tanjung PinangSat 11:56 AM370 km230 miles200 nmWest W
SingaporeSat 12:56 PM440 km274 miles238 nmWest W
Johor BahruSat 12:56 PM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangSat 11:56 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouthwest SW
JambiSat 11:56 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-southwest WSW
KuantanSat 12:56 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
Malacca CitySat 12:56 PM637 km396 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW

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