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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 119° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.10 meters/second, 1588.0 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.45 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.5"986.51 miwest0° 00' 39.5"0.76 misouth986.48 mi
24 hours0° 02' 16.7"2.50 mieast0° 15' 41.0"17.98 misouth18.15 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' South, Longitude: 108° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.60 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.5 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.94 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.6"956.29 miwest0° 08' 38.7"9.91 misouth955.99 mi
24 hours14° 41' 27.1"975.49 mieast2° 53' 37.9"199.03 misouth988.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangTue 11:46 AM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 11:46 AM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 12:46 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangTue 10:46 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 1:16 PM1385 km860 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaTue 10:46 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarTue 11:46 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmNorth N
PerthTue 11:46 AM1579 km981 miles852 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsTue 1:16 PM1638 km1018 miles885 nmEast-southeast ESE
BandungTue 10:46 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorthwest NW
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