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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, October 6, 2012 at 4:36:00 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, October 6, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 16' South, Longitude: 108° 01' 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"1033.40 miWest0° 00' 57.4"1.10 miSouth1033.39 mi
24 hours0° 04' 20.7"4.99 miWest0° 22' 57.6"26.29 miSouth26.76 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 4° 55' 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"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.6"937.12 miWest0° 00' 19.6"0.38 miSouth937.14 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.2"756.36 miEast0° 34' 58.3"40.10 miSouth758.88 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 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouthwest SW
JakartaSat 11:36 AM166 km103 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
CirebonSat 11:36 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BandungSat 11:36 AM189 km118 miles102 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BogorSat 11:36 AM200 km125 miles108 nmSouthwest SW
TegalSat 11:36 AM216 km134 miles117 nmSoutheast SE
SerangSat 11:36 AM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-southwest WSW
TasikmalayaSat 11:36 AM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth S
PekalonganSat 11:36 AM257 km159 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungSat 11:36 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W

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