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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 = Saturday, August 9, 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).

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' North, Longitude: 115° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.64 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour15° 00' 05.3"998.11 miWest0° 00' 43.1"0.82 miSouth998.14 mi
24 hours0° 02' 10.8"2.42 miWest0° 17' 23.0"19.92 miSouth20.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 88° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.30 meters/second, 1538.3 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.93 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.1"955.62 miWest0° 06' 16.2"7.19 miNorth955.90 mi
24 hours14° 24' 40.7"956.68 miEast3° 02' 06.5"208.68 miNorth985.95 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OlongapoSat 12:22 PM485 km301 miles262 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CitySat 12:22 PM505 km314 miles273 nmEast E
Baguio CitySat 12:22 PM506 km314 miles273 nmEast E
MabalacatSat 12:22 PM508 km315 miles274 nmEast E
AngelesSat 12:22 PM510 km317 miles275 nmEast E
ManilaSat 12:22 PM564 km351 miles305 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonSat 12:22 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiSat 12:22 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongSat 12:22 PM735 km456 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonSat 12:22 PM735 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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