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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 4:00:00 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 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' North, Longitude: 119° 15' 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"1000.75 miWest0° 00' 44.7"0.86 miNorth1000.72 mi
24 hours0° 01' 39.0"1.84 miWest0° 17' 48.6"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° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 405.82 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"907.40 miWest0° 01' 59.7"2.29 miNorth907.53 mi
24 hours12° 41' 16.7"796.34 miEast1° 23' 00.1"95.21 miNorth806.34 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 Noon123 km76 miles66 nmEast-southeast ESE
MabalacatSun 12:00 Noon143 km89 miles77 nmEast E
Tarlac CitySun 12:00 Noon144 km90 miles78 nmEast E
AngelesSun 12:00 Noon144 km90 miles78 nmEast E
BalangaSun 12:00 Noon157 km97 miles85 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabanatuanSun 12:00 Noon185 km115 miles100 nmEast E
Baguio CitySun 12:00 Noon187 km116 miles101 nmNortheast NE
ManilaSun 12:00 Noon202 km126 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonSun 12:00 Noon206 km128 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiSun 12:00 Noon208 km129 miles113 nmEast-southeast ESE

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