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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Friday, May 23, 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 79° 41' East

The ground speed is currently 434.41 meters/second, 1563.9 kilometres/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.20 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.8"971.39 miWest0° 00' 28.7"0.55 miNorth971.37 mi
24 hours0° 01' 19.1"1.43 miEast0° 11' 18.0"12.96 miNorth13.04 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' North, Longitude: 13° 37' East

The ground speed is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 49.8"1002.74 miWest0° 11' 13.2"12.85 miNorth1002.81 mi
24 hours12° 01' 04.1"831.25 miEast4° 24' 35.6"303.00 miNorth883.72 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GadchiroliFri 12:08 PM54 km34 miles29 nmSoutheast SE
BhandaraFri 12:08 PM66 km41 miles35 nmNorth N
ChandrapurFri 12:08 PM80 km50 miles43 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NãgpurFri 12:08 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorthwest NW
GondiaFri 12:08 PM111 km69 miles60 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WardhaFri 12:08 PM114 km71 miles62 nmWest W
BalaghatFri 12:08 PM147 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdilabadFri 12:08 PM157 km97 miles85 nmSouthwest SW
YavatmalFri 12:08 PM163 km101 miles88 nmWest W
SeoniFri 12:08 PM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth N

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