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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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:26:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' South, Longitude: 124° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.79 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.40 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.4"983.57 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 misouth983.54 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.7"2.95 mieast0° 15' 02.3"17.24 misouth17.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 03:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 142° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.66 meters/second, 1496.4 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.50 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.57 miwest0° 01' 55.8"2.22 misouth929.47 mi
24 hours15° 11' 04.2"982.60 mieast0° 02' 26.3"2.80 misouth982.47 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeThu 11:26 AM236 km147 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
KupangThu 11:26 AM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth N
DarwinThu 12:56 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNortheast NE
DiliThu 12:26 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsThu 12:56 PM1137 km707 miles614 nmEast-southeast ESE
DenpasarThu 11:26 AM1475 km917 miles796 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaThu 12:11 PM1522 km945 miles822 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakassarThu 11:26 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 11:26 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalangThu 10:26 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmNorthwest NW
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