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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 = Monday, October 15, 2012 at 4:38:00 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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 04:38:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 39' South, Longitude: 106° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.65 meters/second, 1651.1 km/hour, 1026.0 miles/hour or 891.5 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"1025.91 miWest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 miSouth1025.89 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.6"3.66 miWest0° 22' 05.7"25.31 miSouth25.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' South, Longitude: 101° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.04 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.40 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.3"984.12 miWest0° 11' 41.4"13.39 miSouth983.92 mi
24 hours13° 33' 17.0"923.26 miEast4° 21' 37.2"299.73 miSouth963.91 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TasikmalayaMon 11:38 AM204 km126 miles110 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 11:38 AM205 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogorMon 11:38 AM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth N
The SettlementMon 11:38 AM240 km149 miles129 nmSouthwest SW
BekasiMon 11:38 AM268 km166 miles145 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 11:38 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth N
CirebonMon 11:38 AM279 km174 miles151 nmNortheast NE
SerangMon 11:38 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegalMon 11:38 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNortheast NE
PekalonganMon 11:38 AM359 km223 miles194 nmEast-northeast ENE

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