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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 10:08:00 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 10:08:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 24° 05' 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"986.05 miWest0° 00' 39.3"0.75 miSouth986.02 mi
24 hours0° 02' 20.1"2.56 miEast0° 15' 36.0"17.88 miSouth18.06 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 16° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.39 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 36.4"951.27 miWest0° 07' 54.5"9.07 miSouth950.98 mi
24 hours14° 51' 01.0"981.45 miEast2° 33' 31.7"175.99 miSouth990.10 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunTue 12:08 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonguTue 12:08 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Tue 12:08 PM459 km285 miles248 nmWest W
GhanziTue 12:08 PM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancistownTue 12:08 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoTue 12:08 PM524 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaTue 12:08 PM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeroweTue 12:08 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KabweTue 12:08 PM619 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
GweruTue 12:08 PM621 km386 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE

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