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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 5:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 92° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.69 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.8 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' 58.1"976.52 miWest0° 00' 32.0"0.61 miNorth976.50 mi
24 hours0° 00' 46.0"0.83 miEast0° 12' 41.8"14.56 miNorth14.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 25° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.00 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 50.4"961.70 miWest0° 06' 55.9"7.95 miNorth962.00 mi
24 hours13° 25' 42.4"894.93 miEast3° 11' 23.1"219.29 miNorth927.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongMon 11:48 AM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth N
BarisalMon 11:48 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 11:48 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NaypyidawMon 12:18 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast E
ComillaMon 11:48 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaMon 11:48 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNorthwest NW
DhakaMon 11:48 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MandalayMon 12:18 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-northeast ENE
JessoreMon 11:48 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
KolkataMon 11:18 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorthwest NW

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