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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 3:48:00 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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 03:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 119° 05' 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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' South, Longitude: 107° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.60 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"956.21 miWest0° 08' 38.5"9.91 miSouth955.91 mi
24 hours14° 41' 28.5"975.43 miEast2° 53' 35.2"198.97 miSouth988.04 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 AM999 km621 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 11:48 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliTue 12:48 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmNortheast NE
MalangTue 10:48 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaTue 10:48 AM1377 km856 miles743 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 1:18 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarTue 11:48 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth N
PerthTue 11:48 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsTue 1:18 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmEast-southeast ESE
BandungTue 10:48 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmNorthwest NW

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