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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

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 24' North
Longitude: 118° 51' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.32 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.0"978.76 miwest0° 00' 33.1"0.64 misouth978.78 mi
24 hours0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miwest0° 13' 26.8"15.42 misouth15.42 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 14' South
Longitude: 17° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.30 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position 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' 49.1"1002.83 miwest0° 11' 54.5"13.64 minorth1002.93 mi
24 hours11° 53' 05.0"822.12 mieast4° 39' 03.5"319.59 minorth881.34 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityFri 12:10 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KaohsiungFri 12:10 PM436 km271 miles236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tarlac CityFri 12:10 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ShantouFri 12:10 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatFri 12:10 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AngelesFri 12:10 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OlongapoFri 12:10 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TaichungFri 12:10 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
XiamenFri 12:10 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
QuezonFri 12:10 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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