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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 = Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 6:22:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 06:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 18' North, Longitude: 84° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.18 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.0"952.92 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miNorth952.91 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.8"3.37 miEast0° 02' 27.3"2.82 miNorth4.39 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 06:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 23' South, Longitude: 103° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 408.97 meters/second, 1472.3 km/hour, 914.8 miles/hour or 795.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.25 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth15.25 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.7"914.48 miWest0° 00' 18.7"0.36 miSouth914.46 mi
24 hours14° 09' 47.0"899.29 miEast0° 34' 29.2"39.55 miNorth902.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GumlaWed 11:52 AM28 km18 miles15 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RanchiWed 11:52 AM74 km46 miles40 nmEast E
DaltonganjWed 11:52 AM99 km62 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HazaribaghWed 11:52 AM110 km68 miles59 nmNortheast NE
RourkelaWed 11:52 AM131 km81 miles70 nmSouth S
SundergarhWed 11:52 AM142 km88 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AurangabadWed 11:52 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
Bokaro Steel CityWed 11:52 AM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-northeast ENE
JharsugudaWed 11:52 AM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GayaWed 11:52 AM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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