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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 Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' North, Longitude: 96° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.11 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.67 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.5"1000.02 miwest0° 00' 44.0"0.84 misouth1000.05 mi
24 hours0° 02' 19.7"2.59 miwest0° 17' 42.9"20.30 misouth20.47 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' South, Longitude: 130° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.49 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.2"1005.45 miwest0° 10' 49.5"12.40 misouth1005.48 mi
24 hours11° 09' 34.9"771.64 mieast4° 17' 44.0"295.18 misouth824.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonSat 12:10 PM140 km87 miles76 nmNorth N
MawlamyineSat 12:10 PM199 km124 miles107 nmNortheast NE
DaweiSat 12:10 PM278 km173 miles150 nmSoutheast SE
Nakhon SawanSat 12:40 PM437 km271 miles236 nmEast E
NaypyidawSat 12:10 PM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth N
Chiang MaiSat 12:40 PM478 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
BangkokSat 12:40 PM516 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairSat 11:10 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
PattayaSat 12:40 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 12:40 PM651 km405 miles352 nmEast E
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