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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 134° 16' East

The ground speed is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 kilometres/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1000.81 miWest0° 00' 44.9"0.86 miNorth1000.78 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.3"1.84 miWest0° 17' 49.1"20.42 miNorth20.50 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 55' South, Longitude: 1° 00' East

The ground speed is currently 405.70 meters/second, 1460.5 kilometres/hour, 907.5 miles/hour or 788.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 29.4"907.12 miWest0° 01' 51.6"2.13 miNorth907.23 mi
24 hours12° 42' 51.8"797.80 miEast1° 20' 00.7"91.78 miNorth807.25 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaSun 1:00 PM767 km477 miles414 nm SSE
MelekeokSun 12:00 Noon866 km538 miles467 nm S
KororSun 12:00 Noon883 km548 miles477 nm S
HagåtñaSun 1:00 PM1150 km714 miles621 nm E
DavaoSun 11:00 AM1312 km815 miles709 nm SW
QuezonSun 11:00 AM1421 km883 miles767 nm W
General SantosSun 11:00 AM1422 km884 miles768 nm SW
ManilaSun 11:00 AM1431 km889 miles772 nm W
TaipeiSun 11:00 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nm NW
ManokwariSun 12:00 Noon1790 km1112 miles967 nm S