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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 = Friday, June 28, 2013 at 5:10:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 103° 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"953.12 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth953.12 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.8"3.21 miEast0° 03' 05.1"3.54 miSouth4.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 48' South, Longitude: 12° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.4"1001.89 miWest0° 11' 45.5"13.47 miNorth1002.06 mi
24 hours11° 44' 11.4"810.86 miEast4° 39' 20.5"319.89 miNorth872.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KunmingFri 1:10 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Xam NeuaFri 12:10 PM325 km202 miles175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HanoiFri 12:10 PM360 km224 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
Luang PrabangFri 12:10 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hai PhongFri 12:10 PM438 km272 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
GuiyangFri 1:10 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
NanningFri 1:10 PM515 km320 miles278 nmEast E
VientianeFri 12:10 PM591 km368 miles319 nmSouth S
Udon ThaniFri 12:10 PM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
Chiang MaiFri 12:10 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouthwest SW

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