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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

UTC time = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 5:38:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 94° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.69 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.28 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.2"976.53 miWest0° 00' 32.1"0.61 miNorth976.51 mi
24 hours0° 00' 46.0"0.83 miEast0° 12' 41.9"14.56 miNorth14.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 34' South, Longitude: 22° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.9"961.60 miWest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 miNorth961.90 mi
24 hours13° 25' 54.8"895.08 miEast3° 11' 02.2"218.89 miNorth927.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NaypyidawMon 12:08 PM155 km97 miles84 nmEast E
MandalayMon 12:08 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YangonMon 12:08 PM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChittagongMon 11:38 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
Chiang MaiMon 12:38 PM471 km293 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
MawlamyineMon 12:08 PM481 km299 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
ComillaMon 11:38 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
BarisalMon 11:38 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurMon 11:38 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
DhakaMon 11:38 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNorthwest NW

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