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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 = Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 6:38:00 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 Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 79° 40' 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"972.63 miWest0° 00' 29.6"0.56 miNorth972.60 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° 60' South, Longitude: 1° 27' 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"999.69 miWest0° 11' 08.5"12.76 miNorth999.89 mi
24 hours12° 10' 22.9"839.98 miEast4° 29' 31.5"308.65 miNorth896.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GadchiroliThu 12:08 PM42 km26 miles22 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChandrapurThu 12:08 PM61 km38 miles33 nmSouthwest SW
BhandaraThu 12:08 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth N
NãgpurThu 12:08 PM104 km65 miles56 nmNorthwest NW
WardhaThu 12:08 PM118 km73 miles64 nmWest-northwest WNW
GondiaThu 12:08 PM131 km82 miles71 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdilabadThu 12:08 PM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-southwest WSW
YavatmalThu 12:08 PM160 km99 miles86 nmWest W
BalaghatThu 12:08 PM168 km104 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RamagundamThu 12:08 PM181 km113 miles98 nmSouth S

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