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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 11:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 0° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 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"1004.27 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.24 mi
24 hours0° 00' 13.0"0.24 miwest0° 19' 00.0"21.77 misouth21.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' South, Longitude: 24° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.00 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 04.6"995.28 miwest0° 10' 32.6"12.08 misouth995.16 mi
24 hours12° 16' 53.6"842.94 mieast4° 03' 28.8"278.89 misouth883.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:40 AM727 km452 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaFri 12:40 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 11:40 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 12:40 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 1:40 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 12:40 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:40 PM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNortheast NE
MalaboFri 12:40 PM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 11:40 AM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 11:40 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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