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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, May 2, 2010 at 02:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 136° 29' East

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 Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.2"1000.89 miwest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 minorth1000.86 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.3"1.84 miwest0° 17' 49.3"20.42 minorth20.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 55' South, Longitude: 3° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 405.68 meters/second, 1460.4 km/hour, 907.5 miles/hour or 788.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.13 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.8"907.14 miwest0° 01' 50.3"2.11 minorth907.25 mi
24 hours12° 43' 05.7"798.07 mieast1° 19' 33.9"91.27 minorth807.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSun 11:50 AM888 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaSun 12:50 PM915 km568 miles494 nmEast-southeast ESE
SaipanSun 12:50 PM995 km619 miles537 nmEast E
DavaoSun 10:50 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmSouthwest SW
General SantosSun 10:50 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSun 10:50 AM1660 km1032 miles896 nmWest W
ManilaSun 10:50 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest W
ManokwariSun 11:50 AM1810 km1124 miles977 nmSouth S
TaipeiSun 10:50 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoSun 10:50 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmSouthwest SW
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