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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 = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 3:48:00 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' North, Longitude: 122° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.74 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.28 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 59' 58.2"976.63 miWest0° 00' 32.1"0.62 miNorth976.61 mi
24 hours0° 00' 45.3"0.82 miEast0° 12' 43.5"14.59 miNorth14.61 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 46' South, Longitude: 3° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.48 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.01 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.5"960.53 miWest0° 06' 43.9"7.72 miNorth960.82 mi
24 hours13° 28' 11.1"896.69 miEast3° 07' 11.0"214.48 miNorth928.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baguio CityMon 11:48 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungMon 11:48 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityMon 11:48 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaichungMon 11:48 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatMon 11:48 AM527 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesMon 11:48 AM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonMon 11:48 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HsinchuMon 11:48 AM573 km356 miles310 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OlongapoMon 11:48 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManilaMon 11:48 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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