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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 4:46:00 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 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 104° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.41 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"984.90 miWest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 miSouth984.87 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.9"2.74 miEast0° 15' 20.9"17.59 miSouth17.81 mi

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 17' South, Longitude: 108° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.74 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 938.9 miles/hour or 815.9 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"0.10 miSouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.3"938.61 miWest0° 05' 25.3"6.22 miSouth938.37 mi
24 hours15° 10' 09.7"990.49 miEast1° 28' 16.7"101.21 miSouth991.11 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 11:46 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth N
BandungWed 11:46 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaWed 11:46 AM1367 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 11:46 AM1368 km850 miles739 nmNorth N
SemarangWed 11:46 AM1403 km872 miles757 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 11:46 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 11:46 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 12:46 PM1568 km974 miles846 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluWed 11:46 AM1628 km1011 miles879 nmNorth N
PalembangWed 11:46 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N

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