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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 areas 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 6:28:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 is currently 425.75 meters/second, 1532.7 kilometres/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 447.44 meters/second, 1610.8 kilometres/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DaltonganjFri 11:58 AM97 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
Jashpur NagarFri 11:58 AM98 km61 miles53 nmSoutheast SE
SingrauliFri 11:58 AM112 km70 miles61 nmNorthwest NW
GumlaFri 11:58 AM126 km79 miles68 nmEast-southeast ESE
RobertsganjFri 11:58 AM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SundergarhFri 11:58 AM160 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AurangabadFri 11:58 AM178 km111 miles96 nmNortheast NE
BhabuaFri 11:58 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
SasaramFri 11:58 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JharsugudaFri 11:58 AM185 km115 miles100 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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