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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 91° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 447.73 meters/second, 1611.8 kilometres/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.69 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.9"1001.34 miWest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 miSouth1001.31 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.2"0.17 miEast0° 18' 30.2"21.20 miSouth21.20 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 38° 00' West

The ground speed is currently 420.44 meters/second, 1513.6 kilometres/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"940.18 miWest0° 02' 06.7"2.42 miSouth940.29 mi
24 hours11° 35' 27.4"750.87 miEast1° 16' 41.8"87.93 miSouth759.04 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:06 PM639 km397 miles345 nm ENE
BengkuluSat 12:36 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nm NE
JakartaSat 12:36 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nm ENE
BandungSat 12:36 PM1943 km1208 miles1049 nm ENE
PalembangSat 12:36 PM1953 km1213 miles1054 nm NE
SingaporeSat 1:36 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nm NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:36 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nm WNW
Kuala LumpurSat 1:36 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nm NNE
SurabayaSat 12:36 PM2437 km1515 miles1316 nm ENE
PontianakSat 12:36 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nm NE