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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 = Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 5:04:00 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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 09' North, Longitude: 104° 55' 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"953.90 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth953.91 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.6"3.10 miEast0° 03' 53.8"4.47 miSouth5.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 12° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.66 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.2 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' 47.8"999.05 miWest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 miNorth998.96 mi
24 hours11° 13' 50.4"772.21 miEast4° 00' 57.3"275.99 miNorth816.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HanoiSun 12:04 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KunmingSun 1:04 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNorthwest NW
Hai PhongSun 12:04 PM313 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
Xam NeuaSun 12:04 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NanningSun 1:04 PM351 km218 miles189 nmEast E
GuiyangSun 1:04 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Luang PrabangSun 12:04 PM463 km287 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
GuilinSun 1:04 PM594 km369 miles321 nmEast-northeast ENE
VientianeSun 12:04 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HaikouSun 1:04 PM659 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE

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