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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Monday, July 8, 2013 at 7:14:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, July 8, 2013 at 07:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 22° 26' North, Longitude: 72° 46' East

The ground speed is currently 428.87 meters/second, 1543.9 kilometres/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 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"15.99 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.1"958.95 miWest0° 00' 17.3"0.33 miSouth958.97 mi
24 hours0° 02' 16.6"2.43 miEast0° 07' 06.4"8.15 miSouth8.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 8, 2013 at 07:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' North, Longitude: 72° 12' East

The ground speed is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 kilometres/hour, 955.9 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 31.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.0"955.60 miWest0° 04' 45.8"5.46 miSouth955.83 mi
24 hours11° 13' 08.1"738.02 miEast2° 15' 56.9"155.81 miSouth758.72 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
Vallabh VidhyanagarMon 12:44 PM20 km12 miles11 nmNortheast NE
AnandMon 12:44 PM23 km15 miles13 nmNortheast NE
NadiadMon 12:44 PM29 km18 miles16 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VadodaraMon 12:44 PM46 km29 miles25 nmEast-southeast ESE
AhmedabadMon 12:44 PM67 km42 miles36 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BharuchMon 12:44 PM84 km52 miles46 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GandhinagarMon 12:44 PM88 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
GodhraMon 12:44 PM95 km59 miles51 nmEast-northeast ENE
BhavnagarMon 12:44 PM99 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
LunawadaMon 12:44 PM115 km71 miles62 nmNortheast NE

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