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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 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 104° 20' 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"984.96 miwest0° 00' 38.8"0.74 misouth984.93 mi
24 hours0° 02' 29.9"2.74 mieast0° 15' 20.9"17.60 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° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.73 meters/second, 1511.0 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' 27.2"938.66 miwest0° 05' 25.1"6.21 misouth938.42 mi
24 hours15° 10' 10.4"990.56 mieast1° 28' 12.5"101.14 misouth991.18 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 AM877 km545 miles474 nmNorth N
BandungWed 11:46 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 11:46 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaWed 11:46 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangWed 11:46 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 11:46 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 11:46 AM1525 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 12:46 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluWed 11:46 AM1623 km1009 miles876 nmNorth N
PalembangWed 11:46 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNorth N
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