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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 50' North
Longitude: 127° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.09 meters/second, 1598.7 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 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"993.23 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth993.20 mi
24 hours0° 00' 53.0"0.98 miwest0° 16' 23.9"18.80 minorth18.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 10' North
Longitude: 95° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.99 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 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' 10.2"995.35 miwest0° 10' 00.8"11.47 minorth995.21 mi
24 hours11° 10' 26.3"765.15 mieast3° 46' 32.6"259.52 minorth804.01 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuezonTue 11:24 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManilaTue 11:24 AM775 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakatiTue 11:24 AM775 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baguio CityTue 11:24 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest W
Cebu CityTue 11:24 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BacolodTue 11:24 AM864 km537 miles467 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoTue 11:24 AM1108 km688 miles598 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaipeiTue 11:24 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmNorthwest NW
General SantosTue 11:24 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokTue 12:24 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmSoutheast SE
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