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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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' South, Longitude: 104° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.11 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 59' 53.0"982.03 miwest0° 00' 37.0"0.71 misouth982.00 mi
24 hours0° 02' 55.0"3.18 mieast0° 14' 41.0"16.84 misouth17.13 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' South, Longitude: 138° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.96 meters/second, 1497.5 km/hour, 930.5 miles/hour or 808.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.51 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.0"930.26 miwest0° 02' 03.7"2.37 minorth930.37 mi
24 hours14° 42' 21.5"951.66 mieast1° 29' 25.7"102.54 minorth961.70 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementFri 11:46 AM931 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
BandungFri 11:46 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 11:46 AM1427 km887 miles771 nmNorth N
SurakartaFri 11:46 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 11:46 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaFri 11:46 AM1564 km972 miles845 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 12:46 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 11:46 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmNorth N
PalembangFri 11:46 AM1753 km1089 miles946 nmNorth N
PerthFri 12:46 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmSoutheast SE
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