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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 Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 59' North, Longitude: 92° 01' East

The ground speed is currently 461.42 meters/second, 1661.1 kilometres/hour, 1032.2 miles/hour or 896.9 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"17.20 miWest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miSouth17.20 mi
1 hour15° 00' 12.8"1032.14 miWest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 miSouth1032.16 mi
24 hours0° 05' 07.7"5.88 miWest0° 22' 31.6"25.80 miSouth26.46 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 51' South, Longitude: 110° 12' East

The ground speed is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.1 kilometres/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 31.3"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.4"1001.00 miWest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 miSouth1000.94 mi
24 hours11° 37' 58.9"801.79 miEast4° 10' 29.6"286.89 miSouth848.57 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
Banda AcehSat 12:50 PM369 km229 miles199 nm E
Port BlairSat 11:20 AM630 km391 miles340 nm N
PhuketSat 12:50 PM735 km457 miles397 nm ENE
MedanSat 12:50 PM785 km488 miles424 nm ESE
IpohSat 1:50 PM1020 km634 miles551 nm E
Kuala LumpurSat 1:50 PM1119 km696 miles604 nm ESE
BangkokSat 12:50 PM1263 km785 miles682 nm NE
YangonSat 12:20 PM1279 km795 miles691 nm NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:20 AM1342 km834 miles725 nm W
ColomboSat 11:20 AM1349 km838 miles729 nm W