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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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' South, Longitude: 107° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 461.69 meters/second, 1662.1 km/hour, 1032.8 miles/hour or 897.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.21 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth17.21 mi
1 hour15° 00' 10.7"1032.81 miwest0° 00' 57.2"1.09 misouth1032.79 mi
24 hours0° 04' 14.2"4.86 miwest0° 22' 53.3"26.22 misouth26.66 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' North, Longitude: 6° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.68 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.4"940.78 miwest0° 02' 40.9"3.07 misouth940.92 mi
24 hours11° 41' 24.6"757.93 mieast1° 30' 52.6"104.19 misouth768.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BekasiSun 11:36 AM99 km62 miles54 nmSouthwest SW
JakartaSun 11:36 AM110 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
BandungSun 11:36 AM141 km88 miles76 nmSouth S
BogorSun 11:36 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
CirebonSun 11:36 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSoutheast SE
SerangSun 11:36 AM176 km109 miles95 nmWest-southwest WSW
TasikmalayaSun 11:36 AM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TegalSun 11:36 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
PekalonganSun 11:36 AM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar LampungSun 11:36 AM269 km167 miles145 nmWest W
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