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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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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 33' South
Longitude: 13° 07' 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"1004.38 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.35 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.4"0.25 miwest0° 19' 00.5"21.78 misouth21.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 00' South
Longitude: 13° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 07.6"995.71 miwest0° 10' 33.9"12.10 misouth995.60 mi
24 hours12° 15' 32.4"841.71 mieast4° 04' 14.2"279.77 misouth882.83 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 11:50 AM57 km35 miles31 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboFri 11:50 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 11:50 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth N
Rundu *Fri 12:50 PM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Fri 12:50 PM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Fri 12:50 PM981 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CabindaFri 11:50 AM1000 km622 miles540 nmNorth N
KinshasaFri 11:50 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 11:50 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubumbashiFri 12:50 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmEast E
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