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Day and Night World Map

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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 Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 08' North
Longitude: 105° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.22 meters/second, 1638.8 km/hour, 1018.3 miles/hour or 884.9 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.1"1018.25 miwest0° 00' 51.9"0.99 minorth1018.22 mi
24 hours0° 03' 13.3"3.65 miwest0° 20' 40.4"23.68 minorth23.96 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 53' South
Longitude: 24° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.26 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.74 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 36.8"944.36 miwest0° 00' 54.4"1.04 misouth944.32 mi
24 hours13° 48' 27.8"903.86 mieast0° 11' 52.1"13.61 minorth904.49 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Phnom PenhSat 11:56 AM82 km51 miles44 nmNorthwest NW
Cần ThơSat 11:56 AM125 km78 miles67 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ho Chi MinhSat 11:56 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
SihanoukvilleSat 11:56 AM226 km140 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
BattambangSat 11:56 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNorthwest NW
Nha TrangSat 11:56 AM418 km260 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
PakseSat 11:56 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
PattayaSat 11:56 AM542 km337 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 11:56 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
SavannakhetSat 11:56 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
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