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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 Friday, June 20, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 26' North, Longitude: 83° 23' 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' 16.8"0.32 minorth3.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 45' North, Longitude: 1° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.6"1000.81 miwest0° 10' 55.4"12.51 minorth1000.79 mi
24 hours11° 57' 28.4"825.38 mieast4° 11' 52.2"288.45 minorth871.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaltonganjFri 11:58 AM97 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
GumlaFri 11:58 AM127 km79 miles69 nmEast-southeast ESE
RobertsganjFri 11:58 AM144 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SundergarhFri 11:58 AM160 km100 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AurangabadFri 11:58 AM178 km111 miles96 nmNortheast NE
SasaramFri 11:58 AM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BhabuaFri 11:58 AM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth N
JharsugudaFri 11:58 AM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RourkelaFri 11:58 AM188 km117 miles101 nmSoutheast SE
SidhiFri 11:58 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
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