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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

UTC time = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 9:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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: 29° 05' 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"986.07 miWest0° 00' 39.3"0.75 miSouth986.04 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° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 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' 37.9"951.53 miWest0° 07' 57.0"9.11 miSouth951.23 mi
24 hours14° 50' 32.8"981.17 miEast2° 34' 36.8"177.23 miSouth990.01 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 AM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChitungwizaTue 11:48 AM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
HarareTue 11:48 AM210 km130 miles113 nmEast E
BulawayoTue 11:48 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoTue 11:48 AM284 km176 miles153 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaTue 11:48 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownTue 11:48 AM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareTue 11:48 AM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweTue 11:48 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth N
SeroweTue 11:48 AM534 km332 miles289 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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