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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 04:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 113° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.43 meters/second, 1585.5 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"985.00 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 misouth984.97 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.7"2.73 mieast0° 15' 21.3"17.61 misouth17.82 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' South, Longitude: 117° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.90 meters/second, 1511.6 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 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' 29.1"939.03 miwest0° 05' 30.6"6.32 misouth938.79 mi
24 hours15° 09' 46.6"990.48 mieast1° 30' 32.6"103.81 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
DenpasarWed 12:08 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmNorth N
MalangWed 11:08 AM1149 km714 miles621 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 11:08 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:08 AM1237 km768 miles668 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangWed 11:08 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungWed 11:08 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 12:08 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmSouth S
JakartaWed 11:08 AM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 12:08 PM1579 km981 miles852 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliWed 1:08 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmNortheast NE
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