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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Friday, July 26, 2013 at 4:00:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' North, Longitude: 121° 38' East

The ground speed is currently 437.65 meters/second, 1575.5 kilometres/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.32 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth16.32 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"978.68 miWest0° 00' 33.1"0.63 miSouth978.71 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miWest0° 13' 26.6"15.41 miSouth15.41 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 16' South, Longitude: 14° 48' West

The ground speed is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.6"1002.75 miWest0° 11' 54.7"13.64 miNorth1002.85 mi
24 hours11° 53' 15.1"822.26 miEast4° 39' 10.9"319.70 miNorth881.53 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TuguegaraoFri 12:00 Noon198 km123 miles107 nmSouth S
KaohsiungFri 12:00 Noon422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityFri 12:00 Noon448 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MabalacatFri 12:00 Noon478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesFri 12:00 Noon485 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonFri 12:00 Noon524 km325 miles283 nmSouth S
OlongapoFri 12:00 Noon526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaichungFri 12:00 Noon537 km334 miles290 nmNorth N
ManilaFri 12:00 Noon537 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
CabuyaoFri 12:00 Noon571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S

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