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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: 92° 08' 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"975.22 miwest0° 00' 31.2"0.60 minorth975.19 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° 22' South, Longitude: 11° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.59 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' 05.1"976.48 miwest0° 08' 59.7"10.31 minorth976.82 mi
24 hours12° 55' 44.2"873.63 mieast3° 53' 20.3"267.29 minorth919.15 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 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth N
BarisalTue 11:48 AM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurTue 11:48 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ComillaTue 11:48 AM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhulnaTue 11:48 AM413 km256 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
NaypyidawTue 12:18 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast E
DhakaTue 11:48 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JessoreTue 11:48 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
MandalayTue 12:18 PM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
KolkataTue 11:18 AM487 km303 miles263 nmNorthwest NW
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