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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 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 3° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.8 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"1004.34 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.31 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.1"0.24 miwest0° 19' 00.1"21.77 misouth21.78 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 07' South, Longitude: 22° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.03 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 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' 05.1"995.41 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 misouth995.29 mi
24 hours12° 16' 38.8"842.76 mieast4° 03' 37.2"279.07 misouth883.56 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:30 AM962 km597 miles519 nmWest W
LuandaFri 12:30 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 11:30 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 1:30 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 12:30 PM1752 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:30 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 12:30 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboFri 12:30 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéFri 12:30 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 11:30 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth N
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