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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° 47' 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"1015.01 miwest0° 00' 50.0"0.96 misouth1015.04 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° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 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"994.18 miwest0° 11' 45.4"13.46 minorth994.47 mi
24 hours12° 37' 56.2"868.28 mieast4° 46' 59.3"328.66 minorth931.27 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 PM1154 km717 miles623 nmNortheast NE
PuneWed 1:14 PM1210 km752 miles653 nmNortheast NE
MaleWed 12:44 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmSoutheast SE
SuratWed 1:14 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:14 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengaluruWed 1:14 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast E
AnantapurWed 1:14 PM1417 km881 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiWed 12:44 PM1440 km895 miles777 nmNorth N
MuscatWed 11:44 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiWed 1:14 PM1475 km917 miles796 nmEast E
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