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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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 03:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 39' South
Longitude: 119° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.67 meters/second, 1651.2 km/hour, 1026.0 miles/hour or 891.6 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.10 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.10 mi
1 hour15° 00' 08.1"1026.01 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 misouth1025.99 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.9"3.67 miwest0° 22' 05.9"25.31 misouth25.58 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 53' South
Longitude: 113° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.28 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.41 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.7"984.73 miwest0° 11' 44.1"13.44 misouth984.53 mi
24 hours13° 31' 56.3"922.24 mieast4° 23' 04.1"301.40 misouth963.54 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RabaMon 11:48 AM51 km31 miles27 nmWest-northwest WNW
EndeMon 11:48 AM276 km171 miles149 nmEast E
MataramMon 11:48 AM337 km210 miles182 nmWest W
MakassarMon 11:48 AM389 km241 miles210 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 11:48 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest W
SingarajaMon 11:48 AM450 km280 miles243 nmWest W
KupangMon 11:48 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-southeast ESE
KendariMon 11:48 AM636 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE
MamujuMon 11:48 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth N
SuaiMon 12:48 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
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