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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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 91° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.11 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.26 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.9"975.28 miwest0° 00' 31.2"0.60 minorth975.26 mi
24 hours0° 00' 54.5"0.98 mieast0° 12' 21.4"14.17 minorth14.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 12° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.60 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.28 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.2"976.56 miwest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 minorth976.90 mi
24 hours12° 55' 42.7"873.67 mieast3° 53' 22.0"267.34 minorth919.20 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChittagongTue 11:48 AM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth N
BarisalTue 11:48 AM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurTue 11:48 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ComillaTue 11:48 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
KhulnaTue 11:48 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
DhakaTue 11:48 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NaypyidawTue 12:18 PM446 km277 miles241 nmEast E
JessoreTue 11:48 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorthwest NW
KolkataTue 11:18 AM464 km288 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
HowrahTue 11:18 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
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