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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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 44' South, Longitude: 21° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.93 meters/second, 1551.4 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position 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"963.66 miwest0° 00' 23.6"0.45 misouth963.64 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° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.25 meters/second, 1512.9 km/hour, 940.1 miles/hour or 816.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 48.9"939.83 miwest0° 01' 58.5"2.27 misouth939.93 mi
24 hours11° 37' 05.0"752.42 mieast1° 13' 32.4"84.32 misouth760.07 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GhanziFri 12:22 PM23 km15 miles13 nmEast E
MaunFri 12:22 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Fri 12:22 PM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Fri 12:22 PM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TsabongFri 12:22 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MolepololeFri 12:22 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
SeroweFri 12:22 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
GaboroneFri 12:22 PM561 km349 miles303 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownFri 12:22 PM634 km394 miles342 nmEast E
Walvis Bay *Fri 12:22 PM725 km451 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
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