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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 16' South
Longitude: 107° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.98 meters/second, 1663.1 km/hour, 1033.4 miles/hour or 898.0 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.22 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.22 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.9"1033.47 miwest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 misouth1033.46 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.7"4.99 miwest0° 22' 57.6"26.30 misouth26.76 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 01' North
Longitude: 5° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.6"937.18 miwest0° 00' 19.7"0.38 misouth937.20 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.2"756.41 mieast0° 35' 00.8"40.15 misouth758.94 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BekasiSat 11:36 AM136 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
JakartaSat 11:36 AM142 km88 miles77 nmSouthwest SW
BogorSat 11:36 AM181 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
BandungSat 11:36 AM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth S
CirebonSat 11:36 AM189 km117 miles102 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SerangSat 11:36 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-southwest WSW
TegalSat 11:36 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
TasikmalayaSat 11:36 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PekalonganSat 11:36 AM275 km171 miles149 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungSat 11:36 AM276 km172 miles149 nmWest W
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