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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Monday, May 3, 2010 at 03:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 37' North
Longitude: 131° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.66 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.0"999.43 miwest0° 00' 44.1"0.84 minorth999.40 mi
24 hours0° 01' 30.8"1.68 miwest0° 17' 33.6"20.13 minorth20.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 3, 2010 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 23° 34' South
Longitude: 11° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 410.75 meters/second, 1478.7 km/hour, 918.8 miles/hour or 798.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"15.31 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.31 mi
1 hour14° 29' 05.1"918.52 miwest0° 04' 52.4"5.59 minorth918.82 mi
24 hours12° 01' 05.5"762.21 mieast2° 26' 26.6"167.95 minorth787.14 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokMon 12:10 PM962 km598 miles519 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cebu CityMon 11:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 11:10 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:10 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmWest W
DavaoMon 11:10 AM1140 km708 miles616 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaMon 1:10 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmEast E
TaipeiMon 11:10 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
ManadoMon 11:10 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ShantouMon 11:10 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariMon 12:10 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmSouth S
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