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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 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 1° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 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"1004.32 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.29 mi
24 hours0° 00' 12.8"0.24 miwest0° 18' 59.9"21.77 misouth21.77 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 11' South, Longitude: 27° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 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' 03.9"995.26 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 misouth995.14 mi
24 hours12° 17' 12.1"843.29 mieast4° 03' 18.4"278.71 misouth883.92 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:50 AM439 km273 miles237 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaFri 12:50 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 11:50 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 12:50 PM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Fri 1:50 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 12:50 PM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 12:50 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 11:50 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:50 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth N
LomeFri 11:50 AM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmNorth N
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