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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 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' North, Longitude: 103° 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"1019.37 miWest0° 00' 52.4"1.00 miNorth1019.35 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.5"3.77 miWest0° 20' 51.3"23.89 miNorth24.18 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 39° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 21.9"950.30 miWest0° 03' 40.1"4.21 miSouth950.14 mi
24 hours13° 37' 00.1"896.18 miEast0° 56' 37.7"64.91 miSouth896.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleFri 12:06 PM27 km17 miles14 nmSoutheast SE
Phnom PenhFri 12:06 PM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kampong ChhnangFri 12:06 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNortheast NE
BattambangFri 12:06 PM255 km159 miles138 nmNorth N
Cần ThơFri 12:06 PM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-southeast ESE
Siem ReapFri 12:06 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth N
PattayaFri 12:06 PM358 km223 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhFri 12:06 PM368 km228 miles198 nmEast E
BangkokFri 12:06 PM450 km279 miles243 nmNorthwest NW
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 12:06 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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