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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, April 18, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' North, Longitude: 120° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.77 meters/second, 1640.8 km/hour, 1019.5 miles/hour or 885.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.99 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.99 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1019.50 miwest0° 00' 52.4"1.00 minorth1019.48 mi
24 hours0° 03' 19.8"3.77 miwest0° 20' 51.8"23.90 minorth24.20 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 18, 2014 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 23° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.14 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.85 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.9"950.80 miwest0° 03' 47.6"4.35 misouth950.64 mi
24 hours13° 36' 06.4"895.62 mieast0° 59' 48.6"68.56 misouth895.69 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 11:56 AM218 km135 miles118 nmEast E
Puerto PrincesaFri 11:56 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-southwest WSW
BacolodFri 11:56 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast E
Cebu CityFri 11:56 AM368 km228 miles199 nmEast E
MakatiFri 11:56 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth N
ManilaFri 11:56 AM427 km265 miles231 nmNorth N
QuezonFri 11:56 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNorth N
OlongapoFri 11:56 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNorth N
Zamboanga CityFri 11:56 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AngelesFri 11:56 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNorth N
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