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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 09' North
Longitude: 92° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.5"953.98 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth953.99 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.4"3.10 mieast0° 03' 54.6"4.49 misouth5.45 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 25' North
Longitude: 0° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.54 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.6"998.85 miwest0° 10' 33.2"12.09 minorth998.75 mi
24 hours11° 13' 40.5"771.85 mieast3° 59' 55.7"274.83 minorth815.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AizawlSun 11:24 AM87 km54 miles47 nmNortheast NE
ChittagongSun 11:54 AM97 km60 miles53 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgartalaSun 11:24 AM98 km61 miles53 nmWest-northwest WNW
ComillaSun 11:54 AM105 km65 miles57 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChandpurSun 11:54 AM152 km95 miles82 nmWest W
DhakaSun 11:54 AM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
BarisalSun 11:54 AM192 km119 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW
SylhetSun 11:54 AM194 km120 miles105 nmNorth N
SilcharSun 11:24 AM196 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CherrapunjiSun 11:24 AM239 km148 miles129 nmNorth N
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