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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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 33' North, Longitude: 130° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.74 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.58 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.7"994.63 miwest0° 00' 42.0"0.80 minorth994.60 mi
24 hours0° 01' 01.8"1.14 miwest0° 16' 41.0"19.12 minorth19.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 56' North, Longitude: 86° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"1003.09 miwest0° 10' 52.3"12.45 minorth1003.05 mi
24 hours11° 07' 23.8"767.59 mieast4° 12' 00.0"288.61 minorth817.60 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityMon 11:14 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonMon 11:14 AM1049 km652 miles567 nmWest W
ManilaMon 11:14 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmWest W
MelekeokMon 12:14 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoMon 11:14 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosMon 11:14 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaipeiMon 11:14 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaMon 1:14 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmEast E
ShantouMon 11:14 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoMon 11:14 AM1784 km1109 miles964 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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