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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, April 18, 2014 at 3:56:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' North, Longitude: 120° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.77 meters/second, 1640.8 km/hour, 1019.5 miles/hour or 886.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.99 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth16.99 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1019.43 miWest0° 00' 52.4"1.00 miNorth1019.41 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.8"3.77 miWest0° 20' 51.8"23.90 miNorth24.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 23° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.14 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.85 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.0"950.74 miWest0° 03' 47.7"4.35 miSouth950.59 mi
24 hours13° 36' 05.4"895.55 miEast0° 59' 51.7"68.62 miSouth895.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iloilo CityFri 11:56 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast E
KaliboFri 11:56 AM194 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
BacolodFri 11:56 AM231 km143 miles125 nmEast E
Puerto PrincesaFri 11:56 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
Cebu CityFri 11:56 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast E
MakatiFri 11:56 AM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
ManilaFri 11:56 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
QuezonFri 11:56 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth N
Zamboanga CityFri 11:56 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OlongapoFri 11:56 AM453 km282 miles245 nmNorth N

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