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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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 03:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' North, Longitude: 121° 50' 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"976.70 miwest0° 00' 32.1"0.62 minorth976.67 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° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 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"960.61 miwest0° 06' 44.0"7.72 minorth960.90 mi
24 hours13° 28' 09.9"896.74 mieast3° 07' 13.2"214.54 minorth928.29 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 AM390 km242 miles211 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KaohsiungMon 11:48 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tarlac CityMon 11:48 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaichungMon 11:48 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MabalacatMon 11:48 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AngelesMon 11:48 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuezonMon 11:48 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth S
OlongapoMon 11:48 AM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HsinchuMon 11:48 AM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
ManilaMon 11:48 AM574 km356 miles310 nmSouth S
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