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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 Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 79° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.95 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.22 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.2"972.69 miwest0° 00' 29.6"0.56 minorth972.67 mi
24 hours0° 01' 11.1"1.28 mieast0° 11' 39.2"13.36 minorth13.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 59' South, Longitude: 1° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.8"999.77 miwest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 minorth999.96 mi
24 hours12° 10' 22.2"840.03 mieast4° 29' 31.5"308.67 minorth896.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChandrapurThu 12:08 PM48 km30 miles26 nmSouth S
GadchiroliThu 12:08 PM69 km43 miles37 nmEast-southeast ESE
NãgpurThu 12:08 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BhandaraThu 12:08 PM92 km57 miles49 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WardhaThu 12:08 PM96 km60 miles52 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdilabadThu 12:08 PM119 km74 miles64 nmSouthwest SW
YavatmalThu 12:08 PM130 km81 miles70 nmWest W
GondiaThu 12:08 PM147 km92 miles80 nmNortheast NE
BalaghatThu 12:08 PM178 km111 miles96 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AmravatiThu 12:08 PM181 km112 miles98 nmWest-northwest WNW
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