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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

UTC time = Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 6:30:00 AM.

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

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

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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: 84° 06' 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"970.86 miWest0° 00' 28.0"0.54 miSouth970.89 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° 29' 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"973.52 miWest0° 07' 14.9"8.31 miNorth973.30 mi
24 hours12° 03' 18.5"809.53 miEast2° 31' 05.5"173.14 miNorth823.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoudhSun 12:00 Noon23 km14 miles12 nmSoutheast SE
PhulbaniSun 12:00 Noon25 km16 miles13 nmSoutheast SE
SonepurSun 12:00 Noon59 km37 miles32 nmWest-southwest WSW
BalangirSun 12:00 Noon64 km40 miles34 nmWest W
SambalpurSun 12:00 Noon75 km47 miles41 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BargarhSun 12:00 Noon76 km47 miles41 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AngulSun 12:00 Noon106 km66 miles57 nmEast E
DebagarhSun 12:00 Noon117 km73 miles63 nmNortheast NE
NayagarhSun 12:00 Noon124 km77 miles67 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendujharSun 12:00 Noon133 km82 miles72 nmNortheast NE

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