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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° 36' 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"1004.26 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.23 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° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 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"995.20 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 misouth995.08 mi
24 hours12° 17' 10.1"843.20 mieast4° 03' 19.5"278.71 misouth883.84 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 AM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaFri 12:50 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 11:50 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 12:50 PM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Fri 1:50 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 12:50 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 12:50 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanFri 11:50 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth N
AccraFri 11:50 AM2230 km1385 miles1204 nmNorth N
LomeFri 11:50 AM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNorth N
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