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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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 20' North, Longitude: 92° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.03 meters/second, 1533.7 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.9"952.64 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth952.64 mi
24 hours0° 03' 13.3"3.41 mieast0° 01' 56.6"2.23 minorth4.08 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 32' South, Longitude: 42° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 25' 35.0"970.30 miwest0° 08' 39.2"9.92 minorth970.64 mi
24 hours13° 29' 03.3"906.95 mieast3° 48' 24.4"261.68 minorth950.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AizawlMon 11:18 AM47 km29 miles25 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChittagongMon 11:48 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouthwest SW
SilcharMon 11:18 AM164 km102 miles88 nmNorth N
AgartalaMon 11:18 AM168 km104 miles91 nmWest W
ComillaMon 11:48 AM176 km109 miles95 nmWest W
ImphalMon 11:18 AM196 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SylhetMon 11:48 AM200 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChandpurMon 11:48 AM229 km142 miles123 nmWest W
CherrapunjiMon 11:18 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UkhrulMon 11:18 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
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