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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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' North, Longitude: 91° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.03 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.56 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.2"993.09 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth993.06 mi
24 hours0° 00' 52.0"0.96 miwest0° 16' 22.3"18.77 minorth18.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' North, Longitude: 60° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.53 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.57 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"994.32 miwest0° 09' 54.2"11.34 minorth994.16 mi
24 hours11° 11' 04.7"765.09 mieast3° 43' 29.0"256.02 minorth802.73 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YangonTue 12:18 PM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
NaypyidawTue 12:18 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNortheast NE
Port BlairTue 11:18 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth S
ChittagongTue 11:48 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
MawlamyineTue 12:18 PM616 km383 miles332 nmEast E
BarisalTue 11:48 AM664 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaTue 11:48 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MandalayTue 12:18 PM719 km447 miles388 nmNortheast NE
KolkataTue 11:18 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BhubaneshwarTue 11:18 AM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
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