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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 = Sunday, October 7, 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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' South, Longitude: 107° 57' 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"1032.74 miWest0° 00' 57.2"1.09 miSouth1032.72 mi
24 hours0° 04' 14.2"4.86 miWest0° 22' 53.3"26.21 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° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.67 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"940.71 miWest0° 02' 40.8"3.07 miSouth940.85 mi
24 hours11° 41' 24.7"757.88 miEast1° 30' 49.9"104.13 miSouth768.59 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 AM124 km77 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
CirebonSun 11:36 AM136 km84 miles73 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JakartaSun 11:36 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
BandungSun 11:36 AM146 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BogorSun 11:36 AM165 km103 miles89 nmSouthwest SW
TasikmalayaSun 11:36 AM188 km117 miles102 nmSouth S
TegalSun 11:36 AM188 km117 miles102 nmSoutheast SE
SerangSun 11:36 AM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-southwest WSW
PekalonganSun 11:36 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar LampungSun 11:36 AM300 km186 miles162 nmWest W

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