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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 = Friday, November 1, 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 5° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.5 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"1004.29 miWest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 miSouth1004.26 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.2"0.25 miWest0° 19' 00.2"21.78 miSouth21.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 20° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.06 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.9"995.43 miWest0° 10' 33.1"12.09 miSouth995.31 mi
24 hours12° 16' 20.2"842.41 miEast4° 03' 47.6"279.25 miSouth883.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 12:20 PM818 km508 miles442 nmEast E
LuandaFri 12:20 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNortheast NE
JamestownFri 11:20 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmWest W
Windhoek *Fri 1:20 PM1475 km916 miles796 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 12:20 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:20 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 11:20 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM1699 km1056 miles918 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboFri 12:20 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 12:20 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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