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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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 28° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.93 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.44 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 59' 54.4"986.14 miwest0° 00' 39.3"0.75 misouth986.11 mi
24 hours0° 02' 20.0"2.56 mieast0° 15' 36.1"17.89 misouth18.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' South, Longitude: 21° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.86 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 23' 37.8"951.58 miwest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 misouth951.28 mi
24 hours14° 50' 34.3"981.25 mieast2° 34' 33.1"177.17 misouth990.08 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruTue 11:48 AM182 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoTue 11:48 AM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth S
HarareTue 11:48 AM239 km149 miles129 nmEast E
MasvingoTue 11:48 AM304 km189 miles164 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaTue 11:48 AM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth N
FrancistownTue 11:48 AM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KabweTue 11:48 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorth N
MutareTue 11:48 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweTue 11:48 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdolaTue 11:48 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNorth N
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