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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 32' South
Longitude: 13° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.07 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 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"1004.44 miwest0° 00' 48.3"0.92 minorth1004.47 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 05' South
Longitude: 0° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.27 meters/second, 1567.0 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' 55.4"973.57 miwest0° 10' 04.4"11.54 minorth973.97 mi
24 hours12° 55' 24.1"870.82 mieast4° 19' 12.5"296.96 minorth926.46 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 PM49 km30 miles26 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboSat 12:20 PM330 km205 miles178 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSat 12:20 PM477 km296 miles258 nmEast E
LuandaSat 12:20 PM631 km392 miles340 nmNorth N
MalanjeSat 12:20 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaSat 12:20 PM781 km486 miles422 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sat 1:20 PM788 km490 miles426 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeSat 12:20 PM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Sat 1:20 PM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM976 km607 miles527 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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