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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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 121° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.7"977.42 miwest0° 00' 32.3"0.62 misouth977.45 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.3"0.04 mieast0° 13' 07.4"15.04 misouth15.04 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 03' South, Longitude: 27° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 29.3"997.41 miwest0° 11' 57.4"13.69 minorth997.66 mi
24 hours12° 20' 14.3"850.13 mieast4° 47' 51.7"329.67 minorth913.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityThu 12:00 Noon364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungThu 12:00 Noon391 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityThu 12:00 Noon465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
MabalacatThu 12:00 Noon495 km308 miles267 nmSouth S
AngelesThu 12:00 Noon503 km312 miles272 nmSouth S
TaichungThu 12:00 Noon506 km315 miles273 nmNorth N
OlongapoThu 12:00 Noon542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonThu 12:00 Noon545 km339 miles294 nmSouth S
ManilaThu 12:00 Noon555 km345 miles300 nmSouth S
MakatiThu 12:00 Noon562 km349 miles304 nmSouth S
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