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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° 23' 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"1024.87 miwest0° 00' 55.0"1.05 misouth1024.85 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° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.99 meters/second, 1555.2 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"16.10 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 14.7"966.07 miwest0° 09' 51.8"11.30 misouth965.78 mi
24 hours14° 11' 06.8"950.30 mieast3° 27' 16.1"237.54 misouth971.81 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 AM215 km133 miles116 nmSoutheast SE
SerangTue 11:48 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogorTue 11:48 AM377 km234 miles203 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungTue 11:48 AM411 km256 miles222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaTue 11:48 AM416 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
BekasiTue 11:48 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 11:48 AM424 km264 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
TasikmalayaTue 11:48 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
CirebonTue 11:48 AM522 km325 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegalTue 11:48 AM573 km356 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
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