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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 = Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 4:56:00 PM.

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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 Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' North, Longitude: 74° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.94 meters/second, 1637.8 km/hour, 1017.7 miles/hour or 884.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.96 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth16.96 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.0"1017.57 miWest0° 00' 51.7"0.99 miNorth1017.54 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.0"3.58 miWest0° 20' 34.9"23.58 miNorth23.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 56' South, Longitude: 163° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.74 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.0"943.85 miWest0° 00' 33.0"0.63 miNorth943.88 mi
24 hours13° 48' 52.4"903.98 miEast0° 46' 51.6"53.72 miNorth907.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MartaSat 11:56 AM8 km5 miles4 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BarranquillaSat 11:56 AM73 km45 miles39 nmWest-southwest WSW
CartagenaSat 11:56 AM173 km107 miles93 nmSouthwest SW
MaracaiboSat 12:26 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonteríaSat 11:56 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CúcutaSat 11:56 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OranjestadSat 12:56 PM476 km296 miles257 nmEast-northeast ENE
BucaramangaSat 11:56 AM481 km299 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BarquisimetoSat 12:26 PM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedellinSat 11:56 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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