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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

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

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

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 21° 42' East

The ground speed is currently 430.94 meters/second, 1551.4 kilometres/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.07 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"963.59 miWest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 miSouth963.57 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.4"5.97 miEast0° 09' 16.6"10.64 miSouth12.20 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 137° 04' West

The ground speed is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 kilometres/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.8"939.76 miWest0° 01' 58.4"2.26 miSouth939.86 mi
24 hours11° 37' 05.5"752.37 miEast1° 13' 29.8"84.26 miSouth760.01 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GhanziFri 12:22 PM7 km4 miles4 nm NW
MaunFri 12:22 PM263 km163 miles142 nm NE
Rundu *Fri 12:22 PM469 km292 miles253 nm NNW
TsabongFri 12:22 PM480 km298 miles259 nm S
Windhoek *Fri 12:22 PM486 km302 miles262 nm WSW
MolepololeFri 12:22 PM489 km304 miles264 nm SE
KanyeFri 12:22 PM517 km321 miles279 nm SE
SeroweFri 12:22 PM521 km324 miles281 nm E
GaboroneFri 12:22 PM538 km334 miles291 nm SE
LobatseFri 12:22 PM559 km348 miles302 nm SE