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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° 19' 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"1001.37 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 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' 31.6"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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonSun 12:10 PM173 km108 miles94 nmNorth N
MawlamyineSun 12:10 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
DaweiSun 12:10 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
Nakhon SawanSun 12:40 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast E
BangkokSun 12:40 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chiang MaiSun 12:40 PM488 km303 miles264 nmNortheast NE
NaypyidawSun 12:10 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth N
PattayaSun 12:40 PM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port BlairSun 11:10 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
Nakhon RatchasimaSun 12:40 PM624 km387 miles337 nmEast E
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