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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 Monday, July 1, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 06' North
Longitude: 107° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 52.7"954.43 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth954.44 mi
24 hours0° 02' 52.0"3.04 mieast0° 04' 18.0"4.93 misouth5.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 1, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 15' North
Longitude: 25° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.29 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"989.30 miwest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 minorth989.11 mi
24 hours11° 12' 58.5"763.53 mieast3° 28' 26.4"238.81 minorth795.57 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NanningMon 12:54 PM120 km75 miles65 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hai PhongMon 11:54 AM253 km157 miles136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HanoiMon 11:54 AM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuiyangMon 12:54 PM390 km242 miles211 nmNorth N
GuilinMon 12:54 PM397 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
HaikouMon 12:54 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSoutheast SE
KunmingMon 12:54 PM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-northwest WNW
FoshanMon 12:54 PM609 km378 miles329 nmEast E
GuangzhouMon 12:54 PM623 km387 miles336 nmEast E
Luang PrabangMon 11:54 AM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
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