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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: 77° 07' 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"991.51 miwest0° 00' 40.4"0.77 minorth991.48 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° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.88 meters/second, 1580.0 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"981.56 miwest0° 08' 32.4"9.78 minorth981.34 mi
24 hours11° 20' 00.7"765.61 mieast3° 06' 23.5"213.57 minorth790.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahbubnagarWed 12:18 PM103 km64 miles56 nmEast-southeast ESE
RaichurWed 12:18 PM108 km67 miles58 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HyderabadWed 12:18 PM141 km88 miles76 nmEast E
LaturWed 12:18 PM150 km93 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BijapurWed 12:18 PM154 km95 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedakWed 12:18 PM156 km97 miles84 nmNortheast NE
OsmanabadWed 12:18 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorthwest NW
KurnoolWed 12:18 PM176 km109 miles95 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NizamabadWed 12:18 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SrisailamWed 12:18 PM221 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
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