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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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 37' North
Longitude: 114° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.84 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.9 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.15 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.15 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.66 miwest0° 00' 55.8"1.06 minorth1028.64 mi
24 hours0° 04' 02.0"4.61 miwest0° 22' 14.4"25.47 minorth25.89 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 14' North
Longitude: 99° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.6"1000.90 miwest0° 10' 50.9"12.42 minorth1000.83 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.7"778.23 mieast4° 09' 26.9"285.72 minorth825.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluTue 12:24 PM282 km175 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 12:24 PM312 km194 miles168 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongTue 12:24 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth S
Kuala BelaitTue 12:24 PM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth S
MiriTue 12:24 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
Nha TrangTue 11:24 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
KuchingTue 12:24 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ho Chi MinhTue 11:24 AM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơTue 11:24 AM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-northwest WNW
PontianakTue 11:24 AM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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