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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 Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' North, Longitude: 115° 37' 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"998.18 miwest0° 00' 43.1"0.82 misouth998.21 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° 25' 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' 43.2"955.69 miwest0° 06' 16.3"7.19 minorth955.97 mi
24 hours14° 24' 40.1"956.74 mieast3° 02' 09.4"208.75 minorth986.03 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 PM514 km319 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tarlac CitySat 12:22 PM535 km332 miles289 nmEast E
Baguio CitySat 12:22 PM536 km333 miles289 nmEast E
MabalacatSat 12:22 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast E
AngelesSat 12:22 PM540 km335 miles291 nmEast E
ManilaSat 12:22 PM595 km370 miles321 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuezonSat 12:22 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakatiSat 12:22 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
Hong KongSat 12:22 PM728 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonSat 12:22 PM729 km453 miles394 nmNorth N
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