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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: 121° 50' 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"985.04 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 misouth985.01 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° 07' 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' 30.6"939.34 miwest0° 05' 35.2"6.41 misouth939.10 mi
24 hours15° 09' 25.6"990.40 mieast1° 32' 30.3"106.06 misouth991.33 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 AM57 km35 miles31 nmNortheast NE
KupangWed 11:36 AM921 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliWed 12:36 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinWed 1:06 PM1163 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarWed 11:36 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsWed 1:06 PM1385 km860 miles748 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakassarWed 11:36 AM1481 km920 miles799 nmNorth N
MalangWed 10:36 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaWed 10:36 AM1570 km975 miles848 nmNorthwest NW
PerthWed 11:36 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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