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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 24' North
Longitude: 80° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.84 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 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' 51.8"952.22 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth952.22 mi
24 hours0° 03' 15.5"3.45 mieast0° 01' 06.1"1.27 minorth3.68 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 15' South
Longitude: 28° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.72 meters/second, 1604.6 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.3"997.04 miwest0° 11' 13.5"12.86 minorth997.27 mi
24 hours12° 25' 47.1"856.24 mieast4° 32' 28.7"312.06 minorth913.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sihora RoadWed 12:08 PM40 km25 miles21 nmWest W
KatniWed 12:08 PM49 km31 miles27 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JabalpurWed 12:08 PM62 km39 miles34 nmWest-southwest WSW
ShahdolWed 12:08 PM89 km55 miles48 nmEast E
MandlaWed 12:08 PM93 km58 miles50 nmSouth S
PannaWed 12:08 PM95 km59 miles51 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DamohWed 12:08 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
SatnaWed 12:08 PM136 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChitrakutaWed 12:08 PM136 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NarsinghpurWed 12:08 PM141 km88 miles76 nmWest-southwest WSW
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