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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

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 16' North
Longitude: 103° 02' 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"953.18 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth953.19 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 47' South
Longitude: 12° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 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' 05.5"1001.96 miwest0° 11' 45.5"13.47 minorth1002.14 mi
24 hours11° 44' 10.3"810.90 mieast4° 39' 20.3"319.90 minorth872.38 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 PM203 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
HanoiFri 12:10 PM381 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
Luang PrabangFri 12:10 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hai PhongFri 12:10 PM461 km286 miles249 nmSoutheast SE
GuiyangFri 1:10 PM519 km323 miles280 nmNortheast NE
NanningFri 1:10 PM543 km338 miles293 nmEast E
VientianeFri 12:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth S
Udon ThaniFri 12:10 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth S
Chiang MaiFri 12:10 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
MandalayFri 11:40 AM729 km453 miles394 nmWest W
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