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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 4:48:00 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 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' South, Longitude: 104° 27' 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"1025.90 miWest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 miSouth1025.88 mi
24 hours0° 03' 12.5"3.66 miWest0° 22' 05.6"25.31 miSouth25.57 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 99° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.99 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 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 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.6"984.01 miWest0° 11' 40.9"13.38 miSouth983.80 mi
24 hours13° 33' 33.4"923.48 miEast4° 21' 19.4"299.39 miSouth964.00 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 11:48 AM237 km147 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
SerangMon 11:48 AM339 km210 miles183 nmNortheast NE
BogorMon 11:48 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungMon 11:48 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:48 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
BekasiMon 11:48 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 11:48 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaMon 11:48 AM442 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
CirebonMon 11:48 AM503 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegalMon 11:48 AM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-northeast ENE

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