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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 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 15° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 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 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.7"1004.39 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.36 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.5"0.25 miwest0° 19' 00.6"21.78 misouth21.79 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 59' South, Longitude: 10° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.2"995.79 miwest0° 10' 34.1"12.10 misouth995.67 mi
24 hours12° 15' 15.8"841.45 mieast4° 04' 23.3"279.95 misouth882.65 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboFri 11:40 AM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth N
MenongueFri 11:40 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast E
LubangoFri 11:40 AM233 km145 miles126 nmWest W
LuenaFri 11:40 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeFri 11:40 AM559 km348 miles302 nmNorth N
Rundu *Fri 12:40 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaFri 11:40 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UígeFri 11:40 AM770 km479 miles416 nmNorth N
MonguFri 12:40 PM812 km505 miles439 nmEast E
Windhoek *Fri 12:40 PM901 km560 miles486 nmSouth S
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