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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 5:06:00 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 05:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 36' North, Longitude: 105° 15' 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 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 9° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.20 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 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' 42.5"948.63 miWest0° 02' 59.2"3.42 miSouth948.50 mi
24 hours13° 29' 32.0"886.08 miEast0° 40' 25.9"46.35 miSouth885.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tanjung PinangSat 12:06 PM97 km60 miles52 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 1:06 PM173 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
Johor BahruSat 1:06 PM190 km118 miles103 nmWest-northwest WNW
JambiSat 12:06 PM303 km188 miles164 nmSouthwest SW
Pangkal PinangSat 12:06 PM316 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Malacca CitySat 1:06 PM377 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalembangSat 12:06 PM400 km249 miles216 nmSouth S
KuantanSat 1:06 PM414 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PekanbaruSat 12:06 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest W
SerembanSat 1:06 PM437 km272 miles236 nmWest-northwest WNW

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