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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

## June Solstice 2009

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 21, 2009 at 05:45:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 94° 12' East

The ground speed is currently 425.72 meters/second, 1532.6 kilometres/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 05:45:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 25° 43' North, Longitude: 69° 29' East

The ground speed is currently 400.35 meters/second, 1441.3 kilometres/hour, 895.6 miles/hour or 778.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"895.06 miWest0° 04' 03.3"4.65 miNorth894.81 mi
24 hours15° 39' 50.2"976.27 miEast0° 43' 24.1"49.80 miNorth974.55 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ImphalSun 11:15 AM153 km95 miles83 nm N
AizawlSun 11:15 AM154 km96 miles83 nm WNW
UkhrulSun 11:15 AM184 km114 miles99 nm N
SilcharSun 11:15 AM209 km130 miles113 nm NW
KohimaSun 11:15 AM246 km153 miles133 nm N
MandalaySun 12:15 PM252 km157 miles136 nm SE
Chittagong *Sun 12:45 PM271 km168 miles146 nm WSW
Sylhet *Sun 12:45 PM286 km178 miles155 nm NW
Comilla *Sun 12:45 PM308 km191 miles166 nm W
CherrapunjiSun 11:15 AM323 km201 miles174 nm NW