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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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 51' North, Longitude: 115° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.07 meters/second, 1598.6 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"993.11 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth993.08 mi
24 hours0° 00' 52.7"0.97 miwest0° 16' 23.5"18.79 minorth18.81 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' North, Longitude: 83° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.83 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.0"994.94 miwest0° 09' 58.6"11.43 minorth994.79 mi
24 hours11° 10' 39.0"765.07 mieast3° 45' 31.0"258.33 minorth803.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityTue 12:14 PM531 km330 miles287 nmEast E
OlongapoTue 12:14 PM545 km339 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CityTue 12:14 PM551 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
MabalacatTue 12:14 PM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesTue 12:14 PM562 km349 miles304 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongTue 12:14 PM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonTue 12:14 PM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManilaTue 12:14 PM625 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonTue 12:14 PM627 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiTue 12:14 PM630 km392 miles340 nmEast-southeast ESE
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