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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 21, 2009 at 05:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 26' North
Longitude: 94° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.72 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"951.94 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth951.94 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.9"3.48 mieast0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth3.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 21, 2009 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 25° 43' North
Longitude: 69° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 400.35 meters/second, 1441.3 km/hour, 895.6 miles/hour or 778.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"14.93 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth14.93 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.2"895.12 miwest0° 04' 03.3"4.65 minorth894.88 mi
24 hours15° 39' 50.2"976.34 mieast0° 43' 23.5"49.79 minorth974.62 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AizawlSun 11:14 AM152 km94 miles82 nmWest-northwest WNW
ImphalSun 11:14 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth N
UkhrulSun 11:14 AM184 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
SilcharSun 11:14 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
KohimaSun 11:14 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth N
MandalaySun 12:14 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSoutheast SE
Chittagong *Sun 12:44 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sylhet *Sun 12:44 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorthwest NW
Comilla *Sun 12:44 PM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
CherrapunjiSun 11:14 AM321 km200 miles173 nmNorthwest NW
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