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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

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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° 19' 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"952.98 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth952.98 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° 53' 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' 08.8"914.54 miwest0° 00' 18.6"0.36 misouth914.52 mi
24 hours14° 09' 45.9"899.33 mieast0° 34' 33.2"39.63 minorth902.14 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 AM36 km22 miles19 nmSoutheast SE
DaltonganjWed 11:52 AM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RanchiWed 11:52 AM104 km64 miles56 nmEast E
HazaribaghWed 11:52 AM130 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
RourkelaWed 11:52 AM132 km82 miles71 nmSouth S
SundergarhWed 11:52 AM134 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AurangabadWed 11:52 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth N
JharsugudaWed 11:52 AM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth S
GayaWed 11:52 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SasaramWed 11:52 AM186 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
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