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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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 11' South
Longitude: 91° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.73 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots.The table below shows the Sun position 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"1001.41 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.38 mi
24 hours0° 00' 09.2"0.17 mieast0° 18' 30.2"21.21 misouth21.21 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 38° 17' West

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"940.25 miwest0° 02' 06.8"2.42 misouth940.36 mi
24 hours11° 35' 27.2"750.92 mieast1° 16' 44.2"87.98 misouth759.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:06 PM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengkuluSat 12:36 PM1718 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:36 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:36 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 12:36 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:36 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaSat 11:36 AM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurSat 1:36 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 12:36 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 12:36 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNortheast NE
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