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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 1, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' South, Longitude: 30° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 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 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.7"1004.46 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.43 mi
24 hours0° 00' 14.0"0.26 miwest0° 19' 01.2"21.80 misouth21.80 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 48' South, Longitude: 3° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.39 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.1"996.23 miwest0° 10' 35.5"12.13 misouth996.12 mi
24 hours12° 13' 37.0"839.87 mieast4° 05' 17.1"280.97 misouth881.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KabweFri 11:40 AM234 km146 miles126 nmWest W
ChipataFri 11:40 AM240 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
LusakaFri 11:40 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdolaFri 11:40 AM276 km172 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
KitweFri 11:40 AM323 km201 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweFri 11:40 AM345 km215 miles186 nmEast E
HarareFri 11:40 AM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth S
LubumbashiFri 11:40 AM466 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaFri 11:40 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth N
BlantyreFri 11:40 AM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-southeast ESE
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