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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 50' North
Longitude: 130° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.10 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.56 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour15° 00' 02.4"993.24 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth993.21 mi
24 hours0° 00' 53.0"0.98 miwest0° 16' 24.1"18.80 minorth18.83 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 09' North
Longitude: 97° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.02 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.3"995.42 miwest0° 10' 01.2"11.48 minorth995.28 mi
24 hours11° 10' 23.7"765.15 mieast3° 46' 45.1"259.76 minorth804.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cebu CityTue 11:14 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonTue 11:14 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaTue 11:14 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokTue 12:14 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 11:14 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaipeiTue 11:14 AM1294 km804 miles698 nmNorthwest NW
HagåtñaTue 1:14 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmEast-southeast ESE
ShantouTue 11:14 AM1602 km995 miles865 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoTue 12:14 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
Hong KongTue 11:14 AM1801 km1119 miles973 nmWest-northwest WNW
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