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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 3:14:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 50' North, Longitude: 130° 38' 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"993.17 miWest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 miNorth993.14 mi
24 hours0° 00' 53.0"0.98 miWest0° 16' 24.2"18.80 miNorth18.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' North, Longitude: 98° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.02 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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"995.36 miWest0° 10' 01.2"11.48 miNorth995.22 mi
24 hours11° 10' 23.4"765.10 miEast3° 46' 46.5"259.77 miNorth804.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonTue 11:14 AM1053 km655 miles569 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaTue 11:14 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokTue 12:14 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 11:14 AM1211 km752 miles654 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaipeiTue 11:14 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmNorthwest NW
General SantosTue 11:14 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaTue 1:14 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmEast-southeast ESE
ShantouTue 11:14 AM1628 km1011 miles879 nmWest-northwest WNW
KumamotoTue 12:14 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
ManadoTue 11:14 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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