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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° 40' 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"983.42 miwest0° 00' 37.9"0.72 misouth983.39 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° 47' 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"929.25 miwest0° 01' 43.3"1.97 misouth929.16 mi
24 hours15° 10' 18.8"981.44 mieast0° 02' 32.6"2.92 minorth981.58 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 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth N
BandungThu 11:46 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaThu 11:46 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 11:46 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth N
SemarangThu 11:46 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 11:46 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 11:46 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 12:46 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 11:46 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth N
PalembangThu 11:46 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmNorth N
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