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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

UTC time = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 5:48:00 AM.

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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

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 92° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.55 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth16.55 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.2"993.02 miWest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 miNorth992.99 mi
24 hours0° 00' 52.0"0.96 miWest0° 16' 22.3"18.76 miNorth18.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' North, Longitude: 60° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.53 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.57 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"994.25 miWest0° 09' 54.3"11.34 miNorth994.10 mi
24 hours11° 11' 04.3"765.04 miEast3° 43' 30.5"256.03 miNorth802.68 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonTue 12:18 PM429 km266 miles231 nmEast E
NaypyidawTue 12:18 PM527 km327 miles284 nmNortheast NE
Port BlairTue 11:18 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth S
MawlamyineTue 12:18 PM586 km364 miles316 nmEast E
ChittagongTue 11:48 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
BarisalTue 11:48 AM672 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MandalayTue 12:18 PM701 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
KhulnaTue 11:48 AM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KolkataTue 11:18 AM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Chiang MaiTue 12:48 PM756 km470 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE

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