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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 Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 12' North, Longitude: 81° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.62 meters/second, 1557.4 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.13 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.7"967.46 miwest0° 00' 25.5"0.49 misouth967.48 mi
24 hours0° 01' 12.3"1.30 mieast0° 10' 21.3"11.87 misouth11.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 20' North, Longitude: 34° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 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' 28.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.9"1001.04 miwest0° 11' 22.3"13.02 minorth1001.05 mi
24 hours12° 17' 10.8"849.21 mieast4° 23' 06.5"301.33 minorth899.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RaipurThu 12:08 PM14 km9 miles7 nmWest-northwest WNW
DhamtariThu 12:08 PM58 km36 miles31 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NuapadaThu 12:08 PM91 km56 miles49 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarabankiThu 12:08 PM130 km81 miles70 nmSoutheast SE
GondiaThu 12:08 PM165 km102 miles89 nmWest W
BalaghatThu 12:08 PM177 km110 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
BalangirThu 12:08 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
SonepurThu 12:08 PM202 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
MandlaThu 12:08 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorthwest NW
GadchiroliThu 12:08 PM216 km134 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
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