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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, May 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 94° 20' 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"976.60 miwest0° 00' 32.1"0.61 minorth976.57 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: 23° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.9 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"961.68 miwest0° 06' 55.0"7.93 minorth961.98 mi
24 hours13° 25' 53.4"895.12 mieast3° 11' 04.6"218.95 minorth927.76 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 PM185 km115 miles100 nmEast E
MandalayMon 12:08 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNortheast NE
YangonMon 12:08 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChittagongMon 11:38 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorthwest NW
Chiang MaiMon 12:38 PM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
MawlamyineMon 12:08 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSoutheast SE
ComillaMon 11:38 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorthwest NW
BarisalMon 11:38 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
ChandpurMon 11:38 AM542 km337 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
DhakaMon 11:38 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
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