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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

UTC time = Friday, April 25, 2014 at 5:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 97° 00' 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"1010.43 miWest0° 00' 48.8"0.93 miNorth1010.40 mi
24 hours0° 02' 30.8"2.82 miWest0° 19' 27.5"22.30 miNorth22.47 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° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.4 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 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 00.3"1000.37 miWest0° 11' 19.2"12.96 miNorth1000.54 mi
24 hours12° 19' 46.0"851.59 miEast4° 33' 12.4"312.86 miNorth908.12 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 Noon163 km101 miles88 nmNortheast NE
MawlamyineFri 12:00 Noon374 km232 miles202 nmNorth N
BangkokFri 12:30 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast E
YangonFri 12:00 Noon413 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PattayaFri 12:30 PM423 km263 miles228 nmEast E
Nakhon SawanFri 12:30 PM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
Port BlairFri 11:00 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
Nakhon RatchasimaFri 12:30 PM586 km364 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhuketFri 12:30 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Chiang MaiFri 12:30 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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