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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.

June Solstice 2009

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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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: 93° 55' 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 05:45:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 25° 43' North, Longitude: 69° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 400.34 meters/second, 1441.2 km/hour, 895.5 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' 34.1"895.11 miwest0° 04' 03.1"4.65 minorth894.87 mi
24 hours15° 39' 51.6"976.35 mieast0° 43' 18.8"49.70 minorth974.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AizawlSun 11:15 AM127 km79 miles69 nmWest-northwest WNW
ImphalSun 11:15 AM153 km95 miles82 nmNorth N
UkhrulSun 11:15 AM189 km117 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SilcharSun 11:15 AM190 km118 miles103 nmNorthwest NW
KohimaSun 11:15 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNorth N
Chittagong *Sun 12:45 PM250 km155 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sylhet *Sun 12:45 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
MandalaySun 12:15 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
Comilla *Sun 12:45 PM281 km175 miles152 nmWest W
CherrapunjiSun 11:15 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
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