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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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 09' North, Longitude: 109° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.5"953.96 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth953.97 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.6"3.10 mieast0° 03' 53.4"4.46 misouth5.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 13' North, Longitude: 16° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.6"999.22 miwest0° 10' 36.2"12.15 minorth999.13 mi
24 hours11° 13' 54.3"772.42 mieast4° 01' 20.0"276.44 minorth817.03 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NanningSun 12:44 PM141 km87 miles76 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuilinSun 12:44 PM244 km151 miles132 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouSun 12:44 PM353 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FoshanSun 12:44 PM358 km222 miles193 nmEast E
GuangzhouSun 12:44 PM372 km231 miles201 nmEast E
Hai PhongSun 11:44 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
MacauSun 12:44 PM416 km258 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
HanoiSun 11:44 AM456 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
ShenzhenSun 12:44 PM474 km294 miles256 nmEast E
Hong KongSun 12:44 PM476 km296 miles257 nmEast E
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