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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 90° 49' East

The ground speed is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 kilometres/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miSouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.4"953.13 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth953.14 mi
24 hours0° 03' 01.6"3.21 miEast0° 03' 05.9"3.56 miSouth4.79 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' South, Longitude: 24° 22' West

The ground speed is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 kilometres/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.2"1002.08 miWest0° 11' 45.4"13.46 miNorth1002.25 mi
24 hours11° 43' 16.5"809.92 miEast4° 39' 03.5"319.56 miNorth871.26 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChandpurFri 12:00 Noon18 km11 miles9 nm WSW
ComillaFri 12:00 Noon43 km27 miles23 nm ENE
AgartalaFri 11:30 AM51 km32 miles28 nm ENE
DhakaFri 12:00 Noon65 km40 miles35 nm NW
BarisalFri 12:00 Noon77 km48 miles42 nm SW
KhulnaFri 12:00 Noon138 km86 miles75 nm WSW
TangailFri 12:00 Noon142 km89 miles77 nm NW
ChittagongFri 12:00 Noon148 km92 miles80 nm SE
JessoreFri 12:00 Noon165 km102 miles89 nm W
MymensinghFri 12:00 Noon171 km106 miles92 nm NNW