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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 04:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 40' South
Longitude: 101° 40' 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"1025.96 miwest0° 00' 55.4"1.06 misouth1025.94 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 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 07' South
Longitude: 96° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.93 meters/second, 1583.7 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 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' 52.9"983.95 miwest0° 11' 40.2"13.37 misouth983.75 mi
24 hours13° 33' 51.7"923.78 mieast4° 20' 59.4"299.02 misouth964.17 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 11:58 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bandar LampungMon 11:58 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 11:58 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth N
SerangMon 11:58 AM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
BogorMon 11:58 AM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaMon 11:58 AM633 km393 miles342 nmEast-northeast ENE
BantamMon 11:28 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
BekasiMon 11:58 AM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 11:58 AM683 km424 miles369 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 11:58 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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