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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 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 104° 23' 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"983.49 miwest0° 00' 37.9"0.73 misouth983.46 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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 45' South, Longitude: 123° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.55 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"929.31 miwest0° 01' 43.0"1.97 misouth929.22 mi
24 hours15° 10' 18.1"981.49 mieast0° 02' 37.0"3.00 minorth981.64 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 11:46 AM904 km562 miles488 nmNorth N
BandungThu 11:46 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 11:46 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmNorth N
SurakartaThu 11:46 AM1407 km875 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangThu 11:46 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 11:46 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 11:46 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 12:46 PM1605 km997 miles867 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 11:46 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNorth N
PalembangThu 11:46 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorth N
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