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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 04:36:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 35' South
Longitude: 106° 53' 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"983.50 miwest0° 00' 38.0"0.73 misouth983.47 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 45' South
Longitude: 125° 55' 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"929.34 miwest0° 01' 44.6"2.00 misouth929.25 mi
24 hours15° 10' 24.2"981.64 mieast0° 01' 59.0"2.28 minorth981.75 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 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth N
BandungThu 11:36 AM1292 km803 miles698 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 11:36 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 11:36 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangThu 11:36 AM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 11:36 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 11:36 AM1403 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarThu 12:36 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 11:36 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 12:36 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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