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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 04:14:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 51' North
Longitude: 115° 22' 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"993.18 miwest0° 00' 41.2"0.79 minorth993.15 mi
24 hours0° 00' 52.7"0.97 miwest0° 16' 23.4"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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 19' North
Longitude: 83° 13' 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 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.0"995.00 miwest0° 09' 58.5"11.43 minorth994.85 mi
24 hours11° 10' 39.2"765.12 mieast3° 45' 29.6"258.32 minorth803.56 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 PM561 km348 miles303 nmEast E
OlongapoTue 12:14 PM572 km356 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CityTue 12:14 PM579 km360 miles313 nmEast-southeast ESE
MabalacatTue 12:14 PM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesTue 12:14 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongTue 12:14 PM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonTue 12:14 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth N
MacauTue 12:14 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HaikouTue 12:14 PM637 km396 miles344 nmNorthwest NW
ManilaTue 12:14 PM653 km406 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE
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