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Day and Night World Map

The map shows day and night on Earth and the positions of the Sun (subsolar point) and the Moon (sublunar point) right now.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 04:12:00.

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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: Subsolar Point

On Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 04:12:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 59' North, Longitude: 117° 32' East

The ground speed is currently 460.50 meters/second, 1657.8 kilometres/hour, 1030.1 miles/hour or 895.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.17 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miNorth17.17 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.4"1030.06 miWest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 miNorth1030.04 mi
24 hours0° 04' 10.5"4.78 miWest0° 22' 26.5"25.70 miNorth26.14 mi

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' North, Longitude: 72° 52' West

The ground speed is currently 446.58 meters/second, 1607.7 kilometres/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.65 miWest0° 00' 15.3"0.29 miSouth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.5"998.81 miWest0° 15' 16.6"17.49 miSouth999.07 mi
24 hours13° 01' 05.1"899.36 miEast6° 08' 30.5"421.99 miSouth994.05 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluTue 12:12 pm196 km122 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
PaparTue 12:12 pm225 km140 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
Puerto PrincesaTue 12:12 pm332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 12:12 pm369 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
Pekan TutongTue 12:12 pm400 km248 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
Kuala BelaitTue 12:12 pm452 km281 miles244 nmSouthwest SW
MiriTue 12:12 pm486 km302 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
Zamboanga CityTue 12:12 pm503 km312 miles271 nmEast E
Cebu CityTue 12:12 pm791 km491 miles427 nmEast-northeast ENE
General SantosTue 12:12 pm851 km529 miles460 nmEast E

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