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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 25' North
Longitude: 83° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 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"15.88 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 59' 51.8"952.09 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth952.08 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.1"3.46 mieast0° 00' 41.5"0.80 minorth3.55 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 44' South
Longitude: 13° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 23.9"1002.27 miwest0° 11' 22.7"13.03 minorth1002.37 mi
24 hours12° 06' 57.2"838.05 mieast4° 28' 58.3"308.03 minorth892.46 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaltonganjThu 11:58 AM124 km77 miles67 nmNortheast NE
RobertsganjThu 11:58 AM142 km88 miles77 nmNorth N
GumlaThu 11:58 AM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
SidhiThu 11:58 AM162 km101 miles87 nmNorthwest NW
ShahdolThu 11:58 AM174 km108 miles94 nmWest W
SundergarhThu 11:58 AM176 km110 miles95 nmSoutheast SE
BhabuaThu 11:58 AM190 km118 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SasaramThu 11:58 AM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MirzapurThu 11:58 AM197 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AurangabadThu 11:58 AM201 km125 miles108 nmNortheast NE
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