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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 PM.

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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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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 17:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 74° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 463.88 meters/second, 1670.0 km/hour, 1037.7 miles/hour or 901.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.29 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miNorth17.29 mi
1 hour15° 00' 11.2"1037.68 miWest0° 00' 59.1"1.13 miNorth1037.68 mi
24 hours0° 04' 30.2"5.19 miWest0° 23' 39.3"27.09 miNorth27.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 47' South, Longitude: 176° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.79 meters/second, 1522.1 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.76 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.0"945.48 miWest0° 01' 38.2"1.88 miSouth945.41 mi
24 hours346° 21' 42.2"893.18 miWest0° 06' 39.7"7.64 miSouth892.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FlorenciaSat 12:06 PM128 km80 miles69 nmNorthwest NW
Nueva LojaSat 12:06 PM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaliSat 12:06 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VillavicencioSat 12:06 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:06 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth N
QuitoSat 12:06 PM429 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
PereiraSat 12:06 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManizalesSat 12:06 PM479 km298 miles259 nmNorth N
AmbatoSat 12:06 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sat 12:06 PM501 km311 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW

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