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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 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 5° 37' 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"1004.35 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.32 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° 06' South, Longitude: 20° 22' 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' 05.8"995.49 miwest0° 10' 33.1"12.09 misouth995.37 mi
24 hours12° 16' 22.1"842.50 mieast4° 03' 46.4"279.25 misouth883.38 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 PM848 km527 miles458 nmEast E
LuandaFri 12:20 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNortheast NE
JamestownFri 11:20 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmWest W
Windhoek *Fri 1:20 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 12:20 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:20 PM1555 km966 miles840 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 11:20 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 12:20 PM1707 km1060 miles922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboFri 12:20 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 12:20 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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