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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 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 107° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.76 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 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"983.43 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 misouth983.40 mi
24 hours0° 02' 42.3"2.96 mieast0° 15' 01.2"17.22 misouth17.47 mi

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 126° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.56 meters/second, 1496.0 km/hour, 929.6 miles/hour or 807.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"929.28 miwest0° 01' 44.8"2.00 misouth929.19 mi
24 hours15° 10' 24.8"981.58 mieast0° 01' 54.9"2.20 minorth981.69 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementThu 11:36 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 11:36 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungThu 11:36 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmNorth N
MalangThu 11:36 AM1319 km819 miles712 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangThu 11:36 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 11:36 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 11:36 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 12:36 PM1401 km871 miles756 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 12:36 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluThu 11:36 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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