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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 32' North
Longitude: 104° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.14 meters/second, 1642.1 km/hour, 1020.4 miles/hour or 886.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.01 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.6"1020.33 miwest0° 00' 52.7"1.01 minorth1020.31 mi
24 hours0° 03' 23.3"3.84 miwest0° 20' 59.7"24.05 minorth24.36 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 27' North
Longitude: 177° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.20 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.2"953.19 miwest0° 04' 20.4"4.98 misouth953.41 mi
24 hours11° 18' 24.8"742.06 mieast2° 06' 51.0"145.40 misouth760.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SihanoukvilleWed 12:02 PM66 km41 miles36 nmWest W
Phnom PenhWed 12:02 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNortheast NE
Ho Chi MinhWed 12:02 PM285 km177 miles154 nmEast E
BattambangWed 12:02 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PattayaWed 12:02 PM442 km275 miles239 nmNorthwest NW
BangkokWed 12:02 PM530 km329 miles286 nmNorthwest NW
PakseWed 12:02 PM540 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Hat YaiWed 12:02 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSouthwest SW
Alor SetarWed 1:02 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
Khon KaenWed 12:02 PM667 km415 miles360 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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