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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 14, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 104° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 459.09 meters/second, 1652.7 km/hour, 1027.0 miles/hour or 892.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.12 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.12 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.5"1026.97 miwest0° 00' 55.7"1.06 misouth1026.95 mi
24 hours0° 03' 21.0"3.82 miwest0° 22' 13.0"25.45 misouth25.73 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' South, Longitude: 86° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.80 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.62 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 26.3"997.14 miwest0° 12' 33.6"14.39 misouth997.08 mi
24 hours12° 54' 45.7"889.59 mieast4° 53' 09.9"335.80 misouth946.63 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSun 11:48 AM292 km181 miles157 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SerangSun 11:48 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNortheast NE
BogorSun 11:48 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungSun 11:48 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 11:48 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNortheast NE
BekasiSun 11:48 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
BandungSun 11:48 AM403 km250 miles218 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaSun 11:48 AM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
CirebonSun 11:48 AM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSun 11:48 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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