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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 3:46:00 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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 03:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 119° 37' 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"984.96 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miSouth984.93 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° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.00 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' 30.2"939.19 miWest0° 05' 33.9"6.38 miSouth938.95 mi
24 hours15° 09' 31.4"990.36 miEast1° 31' 57.8"105.43 miSouth991.25 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 AM247 km154 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KupangWed 11:46 AM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 11:46 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 12:46 PM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinWed 1:16 PM1367 km849 miles738 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangWed 10:46 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaWed 10:46 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 11:46 AM1457 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
PerthWed 11:46 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsWed 1:16 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE

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