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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.

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Position of the Sun

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 119° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.44 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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"985.03 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 misouth984.99 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.4"2.73 mieast0° 15' 21.7"17.61 misouth17.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 122° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.99 meters/second, 1512.0 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 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' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.1"939.24 miwest0° 05' 33.8"6.38 misouth939.00 mi
24 hours15° 09' 32.2"990.43 mieast1° 31' 53.6"105.36 misouth991.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandWed 11:46 AM236 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KupangWed 11:46 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 11:46 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 12:46 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 10:46 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 1:16 PM1394 km866 miles752 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaWed 10:46 AM1416 km880 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 11:46 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmNorth N
PerthWed 11:46 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsWed 1:16 PM1623 km1008 miles876 nmEast-southeast ESE
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