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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

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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° 05' 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"1019.46 miwest0° 00' 52.4"1.00 minorth1019.43 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° 22' 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"15.85 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.8"950.48 miwest0° 03' 42.2"4.25 misouth950.33 mi
24 hours13° 36' 45.5"896.07 mieast0° 57' 30.2"65.92 misouth896.03 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 AM149 km92 miles80 nmWest W
Nha TrangFri 11:46 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNortheast NE
Cần ThơFri 11:46 AM265 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Phnom PenhFri 11:46 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest-northwest WNW
SihanoukvilleFri 11:46 AM498 km310 miles269 nmWest W
PakseFri 11:46 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Da NangFri 11:46 AM584 km363 miles316 nmNorth N
BattambangFri 11:46 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuếFri 11:46 AM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth N
SavannakhetFri 11:46 AM733 km455 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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