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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 4:08:00 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 04:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 114° 07' 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"984.93 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miSouth984.90 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.7"2.73 miEast0° 15' 21.4"17.60 miSouth17.81 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° 43' 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"15.65 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.2"938.97 miWest0° 05' 30.8"6.32 miSouth938.73 mi
24 hours15° 09' 45.9"990.41 miEast1° 30' 36.7"103.89 miSouth991.20 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 PM1076 km668 miles581 nmNorth N
MalangWed 11:08 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 11:08 AM1232 km765 miles665 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:08 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangWed 11:08 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungWed 11:08 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 12:08 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmSouth S
JakartaWed 11:08 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 12:08 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliWed 1:08 PM1644 km1021 miles887 nmNortheast NE

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