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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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 50' North, Longitude: 92° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.09 meters/second, 1634.7 km/hour, 1015.8 miles/hour or 882.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.93 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth16.93 mi
1 hour15° 00' 07.5"1015.72 miwest0° 00' 50.9"0.97 minorth1015.70 mi
24 hours0° 02' 59.6"3.38 miwest0° 20' 17.1"23.24 minorth23.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 21, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 15' South, Longitude: 9° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.27 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.3"953.39 miwest0° 04' 55.8"5.65 minorth953.62 mi
24 hours13° 30' 51.5"892.86 mieast2° 27' 27.3"169.00 minorth914.26 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port BlairMon 11:18 AM21 km13 miles12 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DaweiMon 12:18 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast-northeast ENE
YangonMon 12:18 PM678 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
Banda AcehMon 12:48 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BangkokMon 12:48 PM902 km560 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nakhon SawanMon 12:48 PM938 km583 miles506 nmEast-northeast ENE
NaypyidawMon 12:18 PM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanMon 12:48 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmSoutheast SE
ChittagongMon 11:48 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorth N
BhubaneshwarMon 11:18 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorthwest NW
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