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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 28, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 108° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.11 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth953.12 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.8"3.21 mieast0° 03' 04.7"3.53 misouth4.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 52' South, Longitude: 7° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.3"1001.81 miwest0° 11' 45.6"13.47 minorth1001.99 mi
24 hours11° 44' 33.6"811.24 mieast4° 39' 27.2"320.01 minorth872.78 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NanningFri 12:50 PM50 km31 miles27 nmSouth S
GuilinFri 12:50 PM299 km186 miles162 nmNortheast NE
Hai PhongFri 11:50 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HanoiFri 11:50 AM354 km220 miles191 nmSouthwest SW
GuiyangFri 12:50 PM403 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouFri 12:50 PM414 km257 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FoshanFri 12:50 PM493 km306 miles266 nmEast E
GuangzhouFri 12:50 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast E
Xam NeuaFri 11:50 AM542 km337 miles293 nmSouthwest SW
MacauFri 12:50 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
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