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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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 13' North, Longitude: 105° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.44 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.5"953.55 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth953.56 mi
24 hours0° 02' 58.7"3.16 mieast0° 03' 29.4"4.00 misouth5.10 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' North, Longitude: 1° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 11.0"1003.90 miwest0° 11' 25.1"13.08 minorth1003.93 mi
24 hours11° 23' 37.5"787.77 mieast4° 25' 23.8"303.95 minorth842.74 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HanoiSat 12:00 Noon243 km151 miles131 nmSouth S
NanningSat 1:00 PM283 km176 miles153 nmEast E
Hai PhongSat 12:00 Noon284 km177 miles153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Xam NeuaSat 12:00 Noon349 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KunmingSat 1:00 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
GuiyangSat 1:00 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Luang PrabangSat 12:00 Noon513 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
GuilinSat 1:00 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast-northeast ENE
HaikouSat 1:00 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
VientianeSat 12:00 Noon659 km409 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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