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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 8, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' North, Longitude: 115° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.65 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.61 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.8"996.67 miwest0° 00' 42.4"0.81 misouth996.70 mi
24 hours0° 02' 02.0"2.25 miwest0° 17' 07.7"19.63 misouth19.76 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 8, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 102° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.0"946.00 miwest0° 03' 11.4"3.66 minorth946.15 mi
24 hours14° 31' 37.3"954.60 mieast1° 52' 32.2"128.98 minorth968.18 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OlongapoFri 12:22 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baguio CityFri 12:22 PM499 km310 miles270 nmEast E
Tarlac CityFri 12:22 PM505 km314 miles272 nmEast E
MabalacatFri 12:22 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
AngelesFri 12:22 PM512 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaFri 12:22 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonFri 12:22 PM573 km356 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiFri 12:22 PM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongFri 12:22 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonFri 12:22 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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