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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 38' North
Longitude: 101° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.83 meters/second, 1655.4 km/hour, 1028.6 miles/hour or 893.8 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.14 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.14 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.1"1028.63 miwest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 minorth1028.61 mi
24 hours0° 04' 01.9"4.61 miwest0° 22' 14.2"25.47 minorth25.88 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 23' North
Longitude: 87° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"1000.66 miwest0° 10' 49.2"12.39 minorth1000.59 mi
24 hours11° 17' 51.0"778.09 mieast4° 08' 35.7"284.74 minorth825.43 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hat YaiTue 12:14 PM145 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alor SetarTue 1:14 PM218 km135 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
LangkawiTue 1:14 PM244 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
George TownTue 1:14 PM284 km177 miles154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
IpohTue 1:14 PM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth S
PhuketTue 12:14 PM357 km222 miles193 nmWest W
SihanoukvilleTue 12:14 PM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KuantanTue 1:14 PM464 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:14 PM498 km310 miles269 nmSouth S
Cần ThơTue 12:14 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast-northeast ENE
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