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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 = Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 7:22:00 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 Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 07:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 20' North, Longitude: 69° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.05 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.61 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth952.61 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.3"3.40 miEast0° 02' 01.6"2.33 miNorth4.12 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 07:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 45' South, Longitude: 103° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 411.43 meters/second, 1481.1 km/hour, 920.3 miles/hour or 799.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.34 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miNorth15.34 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.7"920.00 miWest0° 03' 24.9"3.92 miNorth920.20 mi
24 hours13° 31' 47.9"863.15 miEast1° 58' 21.3"135.72 miNorth879.71 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BhujThu 12:52 PM10 km6 miles5 nmSouth S
GandhidhamThu 12:52 PM57 km36 miles31 nmEast-southeast ESE
JamnagarThu 12:52 PM104 km65 miles56 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DwarkaThu 12:52 PM141 km87 miles76 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RajkotThu 12:52 PM164 km102 miles89 nmSoutheast SE
PorbandarThu 12:52 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth S
GondalThu 12:52 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
Jetpur NavagadhThu 12:52 PM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JunagadhThu 12:52 PM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mirpur KhasThu 12:22 PM251 km156 miles136 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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