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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 Monday, September 9, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 14' North, Longitude: 94° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 462.02 meters/second, 1663.3 km/hour, 1033.5 miles/hour or 898.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.23 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.23 mi
1 hour15° 00' 12.9"1033.55 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 misouth1033.56 mi
24 hours0° 05' 12.9"5.99 miwest0° 22' 42.4"26.01 misouth26.69 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 9, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 48' South, Longitude: 136° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.86 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 29' 01.1"977.07 miwest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 misouth976.84 mi
24 hours12° 39' 58.5"854.50 mieast3° 09' 50.1"217.54 misouth876.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehMon 12:40 PM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanMon 12:40 PM543 km338 miles293 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhuketMon 12:40 PM561 km348 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarMon 12:40 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hat YaiMon 12:40 PM735 km457 miles397 nmEast-northeast ENE
IpohMon 1:40 PM785 km488 miles424 nmEast E
Kuala LumpurMon 1:40 PM879 km546 miles475 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingaporeMon 1:40 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangkokMon 12:40 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmNortheast NE
YangonMon 12:10 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmNorth N
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