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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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 03:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 118° 48' 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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' South, Longitude: 107° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.59 meters/second, 1539.3 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' 05.5"956.26 miwest0° 08' 38.5"9.90 misouth955.96 mi
24 hours14° 41' 30.3"975.52 mieast2° 53' 31.8"198.92 misouth988.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangTue 11:48 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 11:48 AM1108 km688 miles598 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 12:48 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNortheast NE
MalangTue 10:48 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaTue 10:48 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarTue 11:48 AM1430 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
DarwinTue 1:18 PM1433 km890 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaTue 10:48 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmNorthwest NW
PerthTue 11:48 AM1568 km975 miles847 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsTue 1:18 PM1686 km1048 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
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