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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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 103° 46' 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"987.94 miwest0° 00' 40.2"0.77 misouth987.91 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° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.82 meters/second, 1568.9 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' 02.5"974.71 miwest0° 10' 44.6"12.31 misouth974.45 mi
24 hours13° 58' 43.5"943.98 mieast3° 54' 20.4"268.54 misouth973.83 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 AM833 km517 miles450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 11:48 AM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:48 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaMon 11:48 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmNortheast NE
SemarangMon 11:48 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 11:48 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaMon 11:48 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 11:48 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth N
DenpasarMon 12:48 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmNortheast NE
PalembangMon 11:48 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmNorth N
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