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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° 21' 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"999.95 miwest0° 00' 44.0"0.84 misouth999.98 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: 131° 03' 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' 28.3"1005.38 miwest0° 10' 49.6"12.40 misouth1005.41 mi
24 hours11° 09' 34.0"771.57 mieast4° 17' 44.3"295.16 misouth824.63 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 PM141 km88 miles76 nmNorth N
MawlamyineSat 12:10 PM175 km109 miles94 nmNortheast NE
DaweiSat 12:10 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSoutheast SE
Nakhon SawanSat 12:40 PM407 km253 miles220 nmEast E
Chiang MaiSat 12:40 PM459 km285 miles248 nmNortheast NE
NaypyidawSat 12:10 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth N
BangkokSat 12:40 PM488 km303 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
PattayaSat 12:40 PM566 km352 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairSat 11:10 AM595 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
Nakhon RatchasimaSat 12:40 PM621 km386 miles335 nmEast E
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