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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 = Sunday, June 21, 2009 at 5:44:00 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 Sunday, June 21, 2009 at 05:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 94° 27' 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"951.87 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miSouth951.87 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 Latitude: 25° 42' North, Longitude: 69° 44' 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' 04.2"0.08 miNorth14.93 mi
1 hour14° 21' 34.3"895.07 miWest0° 04' 03.6"4.66 miNorth894.82 mi
24 hours15° 39' 48.9"976.26 miEast0° 43' 28.8"49.89 miNorth974.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImphalSun 11:14 AM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AizawlSun 11:14 AM179 km111 miles97 nmWest W
UkhrulSun 11:14 AM184 km114 miles99 nmNorth N
SilcharSun 11:14 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
MandalaySun 12:14 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
KohimaSun 11:14 AM249 km154 miles134 nmNorth N
Chittagong *Sun 12:44 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sylhet *Sun 12:44 PM308 km191 miles166 nmWest-northwest WNW
Comilla *Sun 12:44 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
CherrapunjiSun 11:14 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorthwest NW

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