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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, August 11, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 12' North, Longitude: 96° 02' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.69 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.0"1001.44 miwest0° 00' 44.5"0.85 misouth1001.47 mi
24 hours0° 02' 28.5"2.75 miwest0° 17' 57.6"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: 141° 57' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.6"999.43 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.09 misouth999.34 mi
24 hours11° 34' 22.2"796.19 mieast4° 05' 29.9"281.20 misouth840.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonSun 12:10 PM173 km108 miles93 nmNorth N
MawlamyineSun 12:10 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNortheast NE
DaweiSun 12:10 PM264 km164 miles143 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon SawanSun 12:40 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast E
NaypyidawSun 12:10 PM503 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
Chiang MaiSun 12:40 PM506 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE
BangkokSun 12:40 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairSun 11:10 AM547 km340 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
PattayaSun 12:40 PM581 km361 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon RatchasimaSun 12:40 PM653 km406 miles353 nmEast E
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