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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

UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 4:48:00 AM.

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

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

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 104° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.47 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 59' 55.1"987.87 miWest0° 00' 40.2"0.77 miSouth987.84 mi
24 hours0° 02' 04.6"2.28 miEast0° 15' 59.1"18.32 miSouth18.46 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 12, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 32' South, Longitude: 79° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.82 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.25 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.6"974.66 miWest0° 10' 44.7"12.31 miSouth974.40 mi
24 hours13° 58' 41.3"943.88 miEast3° 54' 22.8"268.57 miSouth973.75 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 11:48 AM835 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 11:48 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:48 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaMon 11:48 AM1349 km838 miles729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 11:48 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 11:48 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 11:48 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 11:48 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 12:48 PM1577 km980 miles851 nmNortheast NE
PalembangMon 11:48 AM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNorth N

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