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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 05:04:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 09' North, Longitude: 104° 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"953.97 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth953.98 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° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.66 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.1 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"999.12 miwest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 minorth999.02 mi
24 hours11° 13' 50.2"772.26 mieast4° 00' 56.1"275.98 minorth816.70 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 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KunmingSun 1:04 PM286 km178 miles154 nmNorthwest NW
Xam NeuaSun 12:04 PM310 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hai PhongSun 12:04 PM331 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
NanningSun 1:04 PM379 km236 miles205 nmEast E
GuiyangSun 1:04 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Luang PrabangSun 12:04 PM445 km277 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
VientianeSun 12:04 PM612 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuilinSun 1:04 PM620 km385 miles335 nmEast-northeast ENE
Udon ThaniSun 12:04 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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