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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

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 31' North
Longitude: 119° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 456.16 meters/second, 1642.2 km/hour, 1020.4 miles/hour or 886.7 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.01 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth17.01 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.6"1020.38 miwest0° 00' 52.7"1.01 minorth1020.36 mi
24 hours0° 03' 23.5"3.85 miwest0° 21' 00.2"24.06 minorth24.37 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 32' North
Longitude: 163° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.02 meters/second, 1533.7 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.88 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.3"952.78 miwest0° 04' 15.3"4.88 misouth952.99 mi
24 hours11° 18' 48.8"742.18 mieast2° 04' 54.2"143.17 misouth760.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iloilo CityWed 12:02 PM377 km234 miles204 nmEast E
BacolodWed 12:02 PM421 km261 miles227 nmEast E
MakatiWed 12:02 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OlongapoWed 12:02 PM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManilaWed 12:02 PM497 km309 miles269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuezonWed 12:02 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zamboanga CityWed 12:02 PM515 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
Cebu CityWed 12:02 PM524 km325 miles283 nmEast E
AngelesWed 12:02 PM535 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MabalacatWed 12:02 PM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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