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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, July 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 81° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.2"968.59 miwest0° 00' 26.4"0.50 misouth968.61 mi
24 hours0° 01' 04.5"1.16 mieast0° 10' 42.7"12.28 misouth12.34 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 18, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 44' North, Longitude: 21° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.10 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 33.1"995.64 miwest0° 10' 25.6"11.94 minorth995.53 mi
24 hours12° 07' 12.5"832.66 mieast3° 54' 45.5"268.91 minorth871.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RaipurFri 12:08 PM28 km17 miles15 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DhamtariFri 12:08 PM42 km26 miles23 nmSouthwest SW
NuapadaFri 12:08 PM82 km51 miles44 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarabankiFri 12:08 PM117 km73 miles63 nmEast-southeast ESE
GondiaFri 12:08 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
BalangirFri 12:08 PM180 km112 miles97 nmEast E
BalaghatFri 12:08 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
SonepurFri 12:08 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-southeast ESE
GadchiroliFri 12:08 PM208 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
NabarangpurFri 12:08 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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