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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 Monday, October 15, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' South, Longitude: 104° 10' 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"1025.97 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 misouth1025.95 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° 05' South, Longitude: 99° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.98 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"984.07 miwest0° 11' 40.8"13.38 misouth983.86 mi
24 hours13° 33' 35.3"923.56 mieast4° 21' 17.4"299.37 misouth964.08 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 AM262 km163 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
SerangMon 11:48 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
BogorMon 11:48 AM367 km228 miles198 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungMon 11:48 AM379 km235 miles205 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:48 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
BekasiMon 11:48 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 11:48 AM426 km264 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaMon 11:48 AM475 km295 miles257 nmEast-northeast ENE
CirebonMon 11:48 AM527 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluMon 11:48 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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