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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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 118° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.65 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.65 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.8"999.00 miwest0° 00' 44.0"0.84 minorth998.97 mi
24 hours0° 01' 27.3"1.62 miwest0° 17' 28.9"20.04 minorth20.10 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' South, Longitude: 40° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.6"989.72 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 minorth990.04 mi
24 hours11° 51' 54.2"810.18 mieast4° 21' 44.6"299.80 minorth867.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OlongapoFri 12:00 Noon173 km108 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CityFri 12:00 Noon178 km111 miles96 nmEast E
MabalacatFri 12:00 Noon184 km114 miles99 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesFri 12:00 Noon187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baguio CityFri 12:00 Noon194 km120 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManilaFri 12:00 Noon252 km156 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonFri 12:00 Noon253 km157 miles136 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiFri 12:00 Noon257 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PrincesaFri 12:00 Noon661 km410 miles357 nmSouth S
Iloilo CityFri 12:00 Noon679 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
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