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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 = Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' South, Longitude: 13° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.07 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.74 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.1"1004.37 miWest0° 00' 48.3"0.92 miNorth1004.40 mi
24 hours0° 00' 15.4"0.29 miEast0° 19' 29.2"22.33 miNorth22.33 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' South, Longitude: 1° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.23 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.2"973.49 miWest0° 10' 04.2"11.54 miNorth973.89 mi
24 hours12° 55' 26.0"870.78 miEast4° 19' 11.0"296.91 miNorth926.41 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 12:20 PM43 km27 miles23 nmSouth S
HuamboSat 12:20 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSat 12:20 PM447 km278 miles241 nmEast E
MalanjeSat 12:20 PM630 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 12:20 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
LuenaSat 12:20 PM754 km468 miles407 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sat 1:20 PM762 km474 miles411 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeSat 12:20 PM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Sat 1:20 PM937 km583 miles506 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM964 km599 miles521 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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