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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 6:48:00 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 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 PM146 km90 miles79 nmEast E
LaturWed 12:18 PM151 km94 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VijapuraWed 12:18 PM154 km95 miles83 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedakWed 12:18 PM156 km97 miles84 nmNortheast NE
OsmanabadWed 12:18 PM162 km101 miles88 nmNorthwest NW
KurnoolWed 12:18 PM176 km109 miles95 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AmbajogaiWed 12:18 PM192 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NizamabadWed 12:18 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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