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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 Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 16' North, Longitude: 58° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.26 meters/second, 1534.5 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 59' 52.3"953.15 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 misouth953.16 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: 69° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.81 meters/second, 1543.7 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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"959.06 miwest0° 04' 12.1"4.82 misouth959.26 mi
24 hours11° 17' 10.8"745.41 mieast2° 01' 13.8"138.95 misouth762.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatSat 12:08 PM37 km23 miles20 nmNorth N
SeebSat 12:08 PM58 km36 miles31 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaSat 12:08 PM109 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
SharjahSat 12:08 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiSat 12:08 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 12:08 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 12:38 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaSat 11:08 AM745 km463 miles402 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al KhorSat 11:08 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahSat 12:08 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
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