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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.

= 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 Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 07:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 18' North, Longitude: 69° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 426.18 meters/second, 1534.2 kilometres/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 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"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.0"952.90 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miNorth952.90 mi
24 hours0° 03' 10.9"3.37 miEast0° 02' 26.3"2.80 miNorth4.38 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 07:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 24' South, Longitude: 118° 01' West

The ground speed is currently 408.97 meters/second, 1472.3 kilometres/hour, 914.8 miles/hour or 795.0 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' 24.1"15.25 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.25 mi
1 hour14° 24' 10.2"914.47 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth914.46 mi
24 hours14° 08' 41.1"898.09 miEast0° 38' 04.6"43.67 miNorth901.28 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
BhujWed 12:52 PM9 km5 miles5 nm SE
GandhidhamWed 12:52 PM60 km37 miles32 nm ESE
JamnagarWed 12:52 PM102 km64 miles55 nm SSE
DwarkaWed 12:52 PM134 km83 miles72 nm SSW
RajkotWed 12:52 PM165 km103 miles89 nm SE
PorbandarWed 12:52 PM183 km114 miles99 nm S
GondalWed 12:52 PM193 km120 miles104 nm SE
Jetpur NavagadhWed 12:52 PM200 km125 miles108 nm SSE
JunagadhWed 12:52 PM216 km134 miles117 nm SSE
SurendranagarWed 12:52 PM218 km135 miles118 nm ESE