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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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 25' North, Longitude: 95° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.79 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.5 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.87 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.02 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth952.02 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.1"3.46 mieast0° 00' 42.4"0.81 minorth3.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' South, Longitude: 1° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 22.1"1002.13 miwest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 minorth1002.24 mi
24 hours12° 07' 27.5"838.55 mieast4° 29' 20.6"308.44 minorth893.15 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalayThu 12:08 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
UkhrulThu 11:08 AM238 km148 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
ImphalThu 11:08 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorthwest NW
NaypyidawThu 12:08 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
ChittagongThu 11:38 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest-southwest WSW
SylhetThu 11:38 AM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-northwest WNW
CherrapunjiThu 11:08 AM464 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShillongThu 11:08 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
ComillaThu 11:38 AM476 km296 miles257 nmWest W
ChandpurThu 11:38 AM530 km329 miles286 nmWest W
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