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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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 122° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.44 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.42 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.9"984.97 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 misouth984.94 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.4"2.73 mieast0° 15' 21.8"17.61 misouth17.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 125° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.04 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.66 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.7"939.29 miwest0° 05' 35.3"6.41 misouth939.04 mi
24 hours15° 09' 24.9"990.33 mieast1° 32' 34.5"106.13 misouth991.27 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeWed 11:36 AM40 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangWed 11:36 AM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
DarwinWed 1:06 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliWed 12:36 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 11:36 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsWed 1:06 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarWed 11:36 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangWed 10:36 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaWed 10:36 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaWed 12:21 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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