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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 = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 3:46:00 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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 119° 35' 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"986.44 miWest0° 00' 39.5"0.76 miSouth986.41 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° 17' South, Longitude: 108° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.61 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' 05.7"956.23 miWest0° 08' 38.7"9.91 miSouth955.93 mi
24 hours14° 41' 25.2"975.40 miEast2° 53' 41.5"199.08 miSouth988.03 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 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 11:46 AM1142 km709 miles617 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 12:46 PM1235 km767 miles667 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangTue 10:46 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinTue 1:16 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaTue 10:46 AM1405 km873 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarTue 11:46 AM1428 km888 miles771 nmNorth N
PerthTue 11:46 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsTue 1:16 PM1613 km1002 miles871 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaTue 12:31 PM1777 km1104 miles959 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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