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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 Friday, June 21, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 104° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.97 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth951.97 mi
24 hours0° 03' 14.2"3.43 mieast0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth3.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' South, Longitude: 109° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.85 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.0"943.41 miwest0° 05' 00.4"5.74 misouth943.20 mi
24 hours14° 52' 00.8"974.45 mieast1° 22' 23.1"94.45 misouth974.99 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KunmingFri 1:04 PM231 km144 miles125 nmNorthwest NW
HanoiFri 12:04 PM318 km197 miles172 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Xam NeuaFri 12:04 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth S
Hai PhongFri 12:04 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
NanningFri 1:04 PM430 km267 miles232 nmEast E
GuiyangFri 1:04 PM431 km268 miles232 nmNortheast NE
Luang PrabangFri 12:04 PM445 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VientianeFri 12:04 PM627 km390 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuilinFri 1:04 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
Udon ThaniFri 12:04 PM683 km424 miles369 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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