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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, May 2, 2010 at 3:10:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 131° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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"1000.80 miWest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 miNorth1000.77 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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 55' South, Longitude: 1° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 405.72 meters/second, 1460.6 km/hour, 907.6 miles/hour or 788.7 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' 29.9"907.16 miWest0° 01' 53.0"2.16 miNorth907.28 mi
24 hours12° 42' 36.0"797.55 miEast1° 20' 30.7"92.35 miNorth807.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokSun 12:10 PM920 km571 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CitySun 11:10 AM1018 km632 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavaoSun 11:10 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonSun 11:10 AM1153 km716 miles622 nmWest W
ManilaSun 11:10 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmWest W
General SantosSun 11:10 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaSun 1:10 PM1416 km880 miles764 nmEast E
TaipeiSun 11:10 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoSun 11:10 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 12:10 PM1808 km1124 miles976 nmSouth S

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