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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Friday, August 8, 2014 at 4:22:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 is currently 445.65 meters/second, 1604.3 kilometres/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 423.02 meters/second, 1522.9 kilometres/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OlongapoFri 12:22 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
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 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonFri 12:22 PM573 km356 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabuyaoFri 12:22 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
TuguegaraoFri 12:22 PM638 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
Hong KongFri 12:22 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonFri 12:22 PM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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