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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 12:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' South, Longitude: 11° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.01 meters/second, 1616.4 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"1004.28 miwest0° 00' 47.7"0.91 misouth1004.25 mi
24 hours0° 00' 12.5"0.23 miwest0° 18' 59.5"21.76 misouth21.76 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' South, Longitude: 37° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.82 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 01.3"994.95 miwest0° 10' 31.3"12.05 misouth994.83 mi
24 hours12° 18' 18.7"844.34 mieast4° 02' 40.2"277.98 misouth884.64 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:30 PM678 km421 miles366 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaFri 12:30 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 12:30 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 12:30 PM2476 km1538 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 12:30 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth N
AccraFri 12:30 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeFri 9:30 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-northwest WNW
São ToméFri 12:30 PM2631 km1635 miles1420 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 12:30 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth N
LomeFri 12:30 PM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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