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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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## Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 45° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 448.46 meters/second, 1614.5 kilometres/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.2"1002.98 miWest0° 00' 47.2"0.90 miSouth1002.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miWest0° 18' 47.3"21.53 miSouth21.53 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 30° 47' East

The ground speed is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 kilometres/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.7"983.93 miWest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 miSouth983.73 mi
24 hours12° 53' 23.3"876.07 miEast3° 37' 07.2"248.75 miSouth905.10 mi

## Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSat 11:40 AM107 km67 miles58 nm SSE
MamoutzouSat 11:40 AM239 km149 miles129 nm NNW
MutsamuduSat 11:40 AM338 km210 miles182 nm NNW
FomboniSat 11:40 AM367 km228 miles198 nm NW
MoroniSat 11:40 AM451 km280 miles243 nm NW
AntsirananaSat 11:40 AM464 km288 miles251 nm NE
AntananarivoSat 11:40 AM482 km300 miles261 nm SSE
ToamasinaSat 11:40 AM524 km325 miles283 nm SE
AntsirabeSat 11:40 AM569 km354 miles307 nm SSE
PembaSat 10:40 AM618 km384 miles334 nm WNW