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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 = Friday, May 3, 2013 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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 119° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.66 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"998.93 miWest0° 00' 44.0"0.84 miNorth998.90 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: 41° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 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"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.5"989.64 miWest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 miNorth989.96 mi
24 hours11° 51' 55.6"810.14 miEast4° 21' 43.8"299.76 miNorth867.77 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tarlac CityFri 12:00 Noon149 km92 miles80 nmEast E
OlongapoFri 12:00 Noon149 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
MabalacatFri 12:00 Noon156 km97 miles84 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesFri 12:00 Noon159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baguio CityFri 12:00 Noon167 km104 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
BalangaFri 12:00 Noon182 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
CabanatuanFri 12:00 Noon189 km118 miles102 nmEast E
ManilaFri 12:00 Noon226 km140 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonFri 12:00 Noon226 km141 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiFri 12:00 Noon232 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE

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