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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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' North, Longitude: 120° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 454.83 meters/second, 1637.4 km/hour, 1017.4 miles/hour or 884.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.96 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth16.96 mi
1 hour15° 00' 09.9"1017.37 miwest0° 00' 50.9"0.97 misouth1017.40 mi
24 hours0° 03' 59.8"4.52 miwest0° 20' 26.5"23.42 misouth23.85 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 22' North, Longitude: 34° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.4"1001.89 miwest0° 11' 41.9"13.40 minorth1001.91 mi
24 hours11° 58' 53.0"828.11 mieast4° 30' 47.3"310.13 minorth882.22 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iloilo CityFri 12:00 Noon250 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PrincesaFri 12:00 Noon258 km160 miles139 nmSouthwest SW
BacolodFri 12:00 Noon293 km182 miles158 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiFri 12:00 Noon356 km221 miles192 nmNorth N
ManilaFri 12:00 Noon362 km225 miles196 nmNorth N
QuezonFri 12:00 Noon373 km232 miles201 nmNorth N
OlongapoFri 12:00 Noon381 km236 miles205 nmNorth N
Cebu CityFri 12:00 Noon403 km250 miles218 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesFri 12:00 Noon414 km257 miles224 nmNorth N
MabalacatFri 12:00 Noon422 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
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