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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, June 5, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 34' North, Longitude: 92° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.49 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.97 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.2"958.09 miwest0° 00' 16.3"0.31 minorth958.08 mi
24 hours0° 02' 43.2"2.90 mieast0° 06' 18.7"7.24 minorth7.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' North, Longitude: 53° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.71 meters/second, 1565.0 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.9"972.21 miwest0° 07' 20.6"8.42 minorth971.98 mi
24 hours11° 20' 59.8"759.45 mieast2° 35' 34.6"178.29 minorth775.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongWed 11:48 AM88 km55 miles48 nmWest-southwest WSW
AizawlWed 11:18 AM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth N
AgartalaWed 11:18 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNorthwest NW
ComillaWed 11:48 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurWed 11:48 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarisalWed 11:48 AM236 km146 miles127 nmWest W
DhakaWed 11:48 AM260 km162 miles140 nmWest-northwest WNW
SylhetWed 11:48 AM269 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CherrapunjiWed 11:18 AM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaWed 11:48 AM315 km196 miles170 nmWest W
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