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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 Friday, April 25, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' North, Longitude: 96° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 451.77 meters/second, 1626.4 km/hour, 1010.6 miles/hour or 878.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.84 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.84 mi
1 hour15° 00' 06.3"1010.50 miwest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 minorth1010.47 mi
24 hours0° 02' 30.8"2.82 miwest0° 19' 27.5"22.30 minorth22.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 06' South, Longitude: 47° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.3"1000.44 miwest0° 11' 19.2"12.96 minorth1000.61 mi
24 hours12° 19' 45.5"851.65 mieast4° 33' 12.4"312.88 minorth908.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaweiFri 12:00 Noon187 km116 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
MawlamyineFri 12:00 Noon380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YangonFri 12:00 Noon403 km250 miles218 nmNorth N
BangkokFri 12:30 PM413 km256 miles223 nmEast E
PattayaFri 12:30 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanFri 12:30 PM462 km287 miles250 nmNortheast NE
Port BlairFri 11:00 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhuketFri 12:30 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 12:30 PM614 km382 miles332 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chiang MaiFri 12:30 PM667 km415 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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