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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 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' North, Longitude: 118° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 meters/second, 1610.9 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"1000.82 miwest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 minorth1000.79 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.0"1.84 miwest0° 17' 48.4"20.41 minorth20.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 24° 53' South, Longitude: 13° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 405.83 meters/second, 1461.0 km/hour, 907.8 miles/hour or 788.9 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"0.04 minorth15.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.8"907.47 miwest0° 01' 59.8"2.29 minorth907.60 mi
24 hours12° 41' 14.9"796.37 mieast1° 23' 03.4"95.28 minorth806.38 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OlongapoSun 12:00 Noon150 km93 miles81 nmEast-southeast ESE
MabalacatSun 12:00 Noon172 km107 miles93 nmEast E
Tarlac CitySun 12:00 Noon173 km108 miles94 nmEast E
AngelesSun 12:00 Noon174 km108 miles94 nmEast E
Baguio CitySun 12:00 Noon211 km131 miles114 nmNortheast NE
ManilaSun 12:00 Noon231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonSun 12:00 Noon234 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiSun 12:00 Noon236 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
SilangSun 12:00 Noon247 km154 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PrincesaSun 12:00 Noon619 km385 miles334 nmSouth S
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