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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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 09' North
Longitude: 107° 08' 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"953.97 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth953.97 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.6"3.10 mieast0° 03' 53.6"4.47 misouth5.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 14' North
Longitude: 14° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.2 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 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.7"999.17 miwest0° 10' 35.8"12.14 minorth999.08 mi
24 hours11° 13' 52.2"772.34 mieast4° 01' 08.1"276.21 minorth816.86 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NanningSun 12:54 PM127 km79 miles68 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hai PhongSun 11:54 AM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth S
HanoiSun 11:54 AM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuiyangSun 12:54 PM382 km238 miles206 nmNorth N
GuilinSun 12:54 PM397 km247 miles214 nmNortheast NE
HaikouSun 12:54 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSoutheast SE
KunmingSun 12:54 PM499 km310 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanSun 12:54 PM614 km381 miles331 nmEast E
GuangzhouSun 12:54 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast E
Luang PrabangSun 11:54 AM632 km393 miles341 nmSouthwest SW
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