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Day and Night World Map

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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 25' North
Longitude: 97° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.07 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth952.07 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.0"3.39 mieast0° 01' 02.5"1.19 misouth3.59 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' South
Longitude: 86° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.68 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.57 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.1"934.10 miwest0° 02' 08.3"2.45 minorth934.20 mi
24 hours15° 06' 32.1"982.45 mieast1° 32' 27.2"105.99 minorth992.79 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalaySun 12:02 PM201 km125 miles109 nmSouthwest SW
NaypyidawSun 12:02 PM424 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Chiang MaiSun 12:32 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChittagongSun 11:32 AM574 km357 miles310 nmWest W
SylhetSun 11:32 AM574 km357 miles310 nmWest-northwest WNW
KunmingSun 1:32 PM580 km361 miles313 nmEast-northeast ENE
ShillongSun 11:02 AM596 km370 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW
CherrapunjiSun 11:02 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
ComillaSun 11:32 AM624 km388 miles337 nmWest W
Luang PrabangSun 12:32 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
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