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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 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' North, Longitude: 108° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.75 meters/second, 1640.7 km/hour, 1019.5 miles/hour or 885.9 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' 08.3"1019.39 miWest0° 00' 52.4"1.00 miNorth1019.36 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.6"3.77 miWest0° 20' 51.4"23.89 miNorth24.19 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 55' South, Longitude: 35° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.00 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.84 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miSouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.8"950.42 miWest0° 03' 42.3"4.25 miSouth950.27 mi
24 hours13° 36' 44.6"896.00 miEast0° 57' 33.3"65.97 miSouth895.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ho Chi MinhFri 11:46 AM181 km112 miles98 nmWest W
Nha TrangFri 11:46 AM184 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cần ThơFri 11:46 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhFri 11:46 AM385 km239 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
SihanoukvilleFri 11:46 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
PakseFri 11:46 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Siem ReapFri 11:46 AM566 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
Da NangFri 11:46 AM584 km363 miles316 nmNorth N
BattambangFri 11:46 AM617 km383 miles333 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếFri 11:46 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth N

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