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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 = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 5:48:00 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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 05:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 20' North, Longitude: 93° 10' 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"952.58 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miNorth952.57 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° 42' 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"970.22 miWest0° 08' 39.0"9.91 miNorth970.56 mi
24 hours13° 29' 05.1"906.90 miEast3° 48' 22.6"261.63 miNorth950.18 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 AM63 km39 miles34 nmNorthwest NW
SilcharMon 11:18 AM169 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChittagongMon 11:48 AM176 km109 miles95 nmSouthwest SW
ImphalMon 11:18 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AgartalaMon 11:18 AM196 km122 miles106 nmWest W
ComillaMon 11:48 AM203 km126 miles110 nmWest W
SylhetMon 11:48 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorthwest NW
UkhrulMon 11:18 AM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChandpurMon 11:48 AM257 km160 miles139 nmWest W
CherrapunjiMon 11:18 AM260 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW

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