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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.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 58° 49' East

The ground speed is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 kilometres/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 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"15.89 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miSouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.3"953.08 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth953.09 mi
24 hours0° 03' 04.2"3.25 miEast0° 03' 02.4"3.49 miSouth4.77 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 70° 10' East

The ground speed is currently 428.80 meters/second, 1543.7 kilometres/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 31.3"15.99 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"958.99 miWest0° 04' 12.0"4.82 miSouth959.18 mi
24 hours11° 17' 11.7"745.37 miEast2° 01' 12.0"138.90 miSouth762.06 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
MuscatSat 12:08 PM46 km29 miles25 nm NW
SeebSat 12:08 PM79 km49 miles43 nm NW
NizwaSat 12:08 PM137 km85 miles74 nm WSW
Al AinSat 12:08 PM328 km204 miles177 nm WNW
SharjahSat 12:08 PM416 km259 miles225 nm NW
DubaiSat 12:08 PM420 km261 miles227 nm WNW
Abu DhabiSat 12:08 PM472 km293 miles255 nm WNW
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 12:38 PM503 km312 miles271 nm NNW
DohaSat 11:08 AM772 km480 miles417 nm WNW
Al KhorSat 11:08 AM788 km490 miles425 nm WNW