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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 93° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.41 meters/second, 1653.9 km/hour, 1027.7 miles/hour or 893.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.13 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.13 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.0"1027.62 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 minorth1027.60 mi
24 hours0° 03' 57.7"4.52 miwest0° 22' 05.9"25.31 minorth25.71 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 90° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.02 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.2"990.86 miwest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 minorth990.68 mi
24 hours11° 21' 39.2"774.85 mieast3° 37' 46.7"249.48 minorth809.58 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehWed 12:48 PM349 km217 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
Port BlairWed 11:18 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PhuketWed 12:48 PM558 km347 miles301 nmEast E
MedanWed 12:48 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSoutheast SE
Hat YaiWed 12:48 PM795 km494 miles429 nmEast E
IpohWed 1:48 PM940 km584 miles507 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokWed 12:48 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmNortheast NE
YangonWed 12:18 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurWed 1:48 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast-southeast ESE
Phnom PenhWed 12:48 PM1330 km827 miles718 nmEast-northeast ENE
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