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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, May 8, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' North, Longitude: 76° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.35 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.53 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.0"991.58 miwest0° 00' 40.4"0.77 minorth991.55 mi
24 hours0° 00' 43.0"0.79 miwest0° 16' 04.5"18.42 minorth18.44 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' North, Longitude: 57° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.87 meters/second, 1579.9 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.6"981.62 miwest0° 08' 32.4"9.78 minorth981.40 mi
24 hours11° 20' 01.1"765.67 mieast3° 06' 21.7"213.55 minorth790.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RaichurWed 12:18 PM118 km73 miles64 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BijapurWed 12:18 PM125 km78 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahbubnagarWed 12:18 PM130 km81 miles70 nmEast-southeast ESE
LaturWed 12:18 PM141 km88 miles76 nmNorth N
OsmanabadWed 12:18 PM142 km88 miles77 nmNorthwest NW
HyderabadWed 12:18 PM171 km106 miles92 nmEast E
MedakWed 12:18 PM180 km112 miles97 nmEast-northeast ENE
NizamabadWed 12:18 PM215 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
NandedWed 12:18 PM226 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParbhaniWed 12:18 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNorth N
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