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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° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.65 meters/second, 1604.4 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"16.62 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour15° 00' 04.8"996.74 miwest0° 00' 42.4"0.81 misouth996.77 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° 56' 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"946.07 miwest0° 03' 11.6"3.66 minorth946.23 mi
24 hours14° 31' 37.4"954.67 mieast1° 52' 35.7"129.06 minorth968.27 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 PM518 km322 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baguio CityFri 12:22 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast E
Tarlac CityFri 12:22 PM535 km332 miles289 nmEast E
MabalacatFri 12:22 PM539 km335 miles291 nmEast E
AngelesFri 12:22 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManilaFri 12:22 PM599 km372 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonFri 12:22 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiFri 12:22 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongFri 12:22 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonFri 12:22 PM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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