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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, August 21, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' North, Longitude: 64° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 453.81 meters/second, 1633.7 km/hour, 1015.1 miles/hour or 882.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.92 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.92 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.4"1015.08 miwest0° 00' 50.0"0.96 misouth1015.11 mi
24 hours0° 03' 47.9"4.28 miwest0° 20' 06.3"23.03 misouth23.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 26' South, Longitude: 113° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.49 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"994.26 miwest0° 11' 45.4"13.47 minorth994.54 mi
24 hours12° 37' 54.9"868.33 mieast4° 46' 59.6"328.69 minorth931.32 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MumbaiWed 1:14 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmNortheast NE
PuneWed 1:14 PM1234 km767 miles667 nmNortheast NE
MaleWed 12:44 PM1317 km818 miles711 nmSoutheast SE
SuratWed 1:14 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:14 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmEast-southeast ESE
BangaloreWed 1:14 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmEast E
MuscatWed 11:44 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiWed 12:44 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmNorth N
AnantapurWed 1:14 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiWed 1:14 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmEast E
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