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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 Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' North, Longitude: 83° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.17 meters/second, 1563.0 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 844.0 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.19 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 59' 57.8"970.93 miwest0° 00' 28.0"0.54 misouth970.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 48.4"0.87 mieast0° 11' 24.6"13.08 misouth13.11 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 54' North, Longitude: 4° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.28 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.0"973.57 miwest0° 07' 14.8"8.31 minorth973.35 mi
24 hours12° 03' 18.5"809.58 mieast2° 31' 03.3"173.11 minorth823.32 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SonepurSun 12:00 Noon33 km20 miles18 nmWest-southwest WSW
BalangirSun 12:00 Noon35 km22 miles19 nmWest W
BoudhSun 12:00 Noon47 km29 miles25 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhulbaniSun 12:00 Noon49 km30 miles26 nmEast-southeast ESE
BargarhSun 12:00 Noon76 km47 miles41 nmNorth N
SambalpurSun 12:00 Noon91 km57 miles49 nmNortheast NE
BarabankiSun 12:00 Noon117 km73 miles63 nmWest-southwest WSW
JharsugudaSun 12:00 Noon134 km83 miles72 nmNorth N
NuapadaSun 12:00 Noon134 km84 miles73 nmWest W
AngulSun 12:00 Noon135 km84 miles73 nmEast E
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