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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, July 28, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' North, Longitude: 107° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.88 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.36 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.7"981.51 miwest0° 00' 34.8"0.67 misouth981.54 mi
24 hours0° 00' 24.3"0.44 miwest0° 14' 05.1"16.15 misouth16.16 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 50' North, Longitude: 4° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.0"992.58 miwest0° 10' 01.5"11.49 minorth992.42 mi
24 hours11° 27' 56.0"783.76 mieast3° 43' 42.2"256.28 minorth820.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hai PhongSun 11:54 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuếSun 11:54 AM276 km171 miles149 nmSouth S
HaikouSun 12:54 PM289 km179 miles156 nmEast-northeast ENE
HanoiSun 11:54 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
Da NangSun 11:54 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
SavannakhetSun 11:54 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
Xam NeuaSun 11:54 AM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-northwest WNW
NanningSun 12:54 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth N
PakseSun 11:54 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Udon ThaniSun 11:54 AM561 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
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