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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

UTC time = Saturday, July 27, 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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' North, Longitude: 121° 38' 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"980.02 miWest0° 00' 34.0"0.65 miSouth980.05 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° 23' North, Longitude: 2° 55' 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"1000.86 miWest0° 11' 14.1"12.87 miNorth1000.82 mi
24 hours11° 36' 11.9"800.26 miEast4° 17' 09.7"294.52 miNorth849.89 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 Noon325 km202 miles175 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tarlac CitySat 12:00 Noon424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungSat 12:00 Noon446 km277 miles241 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatSat 12:00 Noon454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesSat 12:00 Noon461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonSat 12:00 Noon499 km310 miles270 nmSouth S
OlongapoSat 12:00 Noon502 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaSat 12:00 Noon513 km319 miles277 nmSouth S
MakatiSat 12:00 Noon516 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
TaichungSat 12:00 Noon561 km349 miles303 nmNorth N

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