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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 = Friday, June 20, 2014 at 5:38:00 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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 95° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.75 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 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"951.94 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth951.94 mi
24 hours0° 03' 16.4"3.47 miEast0° 00' 17.6"0.34 miNorth3.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 36' North, Longitude: 10° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.51 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.68 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.9"1000.97 miWest0° 10' 56.9"12.54 miNorth1000.94 mi
24 hours11° 57' 39.4"825.73 miEast4° 12' 40.1"289.37 miNorth872.47 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MandalayFri 12:08 PM162 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
UkhrulFri 11:08 AM240 km149 miles130 nmNorthwest NW
ImphalFri 11:08 AM249 km155 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
NaypyidawFri 12:08 PM408 km254 miles220 nmSouth S
ChittagongFri 11:38 AM432 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW
SylhetFri 11:38 AM439 km273 miles237 nmWest-northwest WNW
CherrapunjiFri 11:08 AM469 km291 miles253 nmWest-northwest WNW
ShillongFri 11:08 AM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
ComillaFri 11:38 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
ChandpurFri 11:38 AM535 km333 miles289 nmWest W

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