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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:06:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 34' South
Longitude: 114° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.77 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 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"983.53 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 misouth983.50 mi
24 hours0° 02' 41.9"2.95 mieast0° 15' 01.6"17.23 misouth17.48 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 44' South
Longitude: 133° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.60 meters/second, 1496.2 km/hour, 929.7 miles/hour or 807.9 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' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.43 miwest0° 01' 49.5"2.09 misouth929.34 mi
24 hours15° 10' 41.8"982.05 mieast0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth982.06 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarThu 12:06 PM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorth N
MalangThu 11:06 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 11:06 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 11:06 AM1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangThu 11:06 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungThu 11:06 AM1483 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 12:06 PM1490 km926 miles805 nmSouth S
MakassarThu 12:06 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 11:06 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 1:06 PM1641 km1019 miles886 nmNortheast NE
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