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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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' North, Longitude: 121° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.25 meters/second, 1577.7 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.34 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.5"980.09 miwest0° 00' 34.0"0.65 misouth980.12 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.1"0.28 miwest0° 13' 45.6"15.78 misouth15.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 24' North, Longitude: 3° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.1"1000.93 miwest0° 11' 14.0"12.87 minorth1000.88 mi
24 hours11° 36' 11.3"800.30 mieast4° 17' 08.4"294.52 minorth849.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CitySat 12:00 Noon316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySat 12:00 Noon417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungSat 12:00 Noon439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatSat 12:00 Noon447 km278 miles241 nmSouth S
AngelesSat 12:00 Noon455 km282 miles245 nmSouth S
OlongapoSat 12:00 Noon494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonSat 12:00 Noon496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
ManilaSat 12:00 Noon506 km315 miles273 nmSouth S
MakatiSat 12:00 Noon513 km319 miles277 nmSouth S
TaichungSat 12:00 Noon555 km345 miles300 nmNorth N
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