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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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' South, Longitude: 104° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 458.19 meters/second, 1649.5 km/hour, 1024.9 miles/hour or 890.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"17.08 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth17.08 mi
1 hour15° 00' 07.8"1024.94 miwest0° 00' 55.0"1.05 misouth1024.92 mi
24 hours0° 03' 03.8"3.49 miwest0° 21' 57.9"25.16 misouth25.40 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 112° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.6"966.13 miwest0° 09' 51.7"11.30 misouth965.83 mi
24 hours14° 11' 08.3"950.38 mieast3° 27' 13.2"237.50 misouth971.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementTue 11:48 AM236 km147 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
SerangTue 11:48 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE
BogorTue 11:48 AM398 km248 miles215 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungTue 11:48 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaTue 11:48 AM437 km271 miles236 nmNortheast NE
BekasiTue 11:48 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 11:48 AM450 km280 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaTue 11:48 AM495 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE
CirebonTue 11:48 AM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegalTue 11:48 AM601 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
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