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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 9:58:00 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 09:58:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 26° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.93 meters/second, 1587.3 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"986.06 miWest0° 00' 39.3"0.75 miSouth986.03 mi
24 hours0° 02' 20.1"2.56 miEast0° 15' 36.1"17.88 miSouth18.07 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 19° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.45 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 37.2"951.40 miWest0° 07' 55.7"9.09 miSouth951.10 mi
24 hours14° 50' 46.9"981.31 miEast2° 34' 04.3"176.61 miSouth990.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoTue 11:58 AM308 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaTue 11:58 AM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancistownTue 11:58 AM352 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruTue 11:58 AM371 km230 miles200 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaunTue 11:58 AM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-southwest WSW
KabweTue 11:58 AM453 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChitungwizaTue 11:58 AM472 km294 miles255 nmEast E
SeroweTue 11:58 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth S
HarareTue 11:58 AM473 km294 miles256 nmEast E
MonguTue 11:58 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorthwest NW

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