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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 12' North, Longitude: 96° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 kilometres/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.69 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.0"1001.37 miWest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 miSouth1001.40 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.75 miWest0° 17' 57.4"20.58 miSouth20.76 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 60' South, Longitude: 142° 13' East

The ground speed is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 kilometres/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.7"999.37 miWest0° 10' 33.5"12.09 miSouth999.28 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"796.11 miEast4° 05' 30.7"281.20 miSouth840.87 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonSun 12:10 PM178 km111 miles96 nm N
MawlamyineSun 12:10 PM200 km124 miles108 nm NE
DaweiSun 12:10 PM238 km148 miles129 nm ESE
Nakhon SawanSun 12:40 PM414 km257 miles224 nm E
BangkokSun 12:40 PM480 km298 miles259 nm ESE
Chiang MaiSun 12:40 PM488 km303 miles264 nm NE
NaypyidawSun 12:10 PM503 km313 miles272 nm N
PattayaSun 12:40 PM556 km346 miles300 nm ESE
Port BlairSun 11:10 AM569 km353 miles307 nm SW
Nakhon RatchasimaSun 12:40 PM624 km387 miles337 nm E