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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 22° 29' North
Longitude: 93° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.99 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.6"958.74 miwest0° 00' 17.0"0.32 minorth958.72 mi
24 hours0° 02' 36.9"2.79 mieast0° 06' 36.4"7.58 minorth8.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 32' South
Longitude: 90° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.34 meters/second, 1488.0 km/hour, 924.6 miles/hour or 803.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.41 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.1"924.35 miwest0° 01' 46.6"2.04 misouth924.26 mi
24 hours15° 11' 51.7"977.95 mieast0° 02' 38.4"3.03 minorth978.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AizawlMon 11:14 AM152 km94 miles82 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChittagongMon 11:44 AM157 km97 miles85 nmWest W
AgartalaMon 11:14 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-northwest WNW
ComillaMon 11:44 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChandpurMon 11:44 AM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-northwest WNW
MandalayMon 12:14 PM290 km180 miles157 nmEast E
SylhetMon 11:44 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BarisalMon 11:44 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
DhakaMon 11:44 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-northwest WNW
CherrapunjiMon 11:14 AM350 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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