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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 9:30:00 AM.

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

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

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 33° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.44 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour15° 00' 00.2"1002.93 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miWest0° 18' 46.8"21.52 miSouth21.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 18° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.72 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 33.9"983.42 miWest0° 09' 42.3"11.12 miSouth983.22 mi
24 hours12° 54' 52.3"877.36 miEast3° 35' 47.6"247.23 miSouth905.88 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LilongweSat 11:30 AM104 km65 miles56 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChipataSat 11:30 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreSat 11:30 AM201 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZombaSat 11:30 AM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
MzuzuSat 11:30 AM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
HarareSat 11:30 AM414 km257 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
ChitungwizaSat 11:30 AM429 km267 miles232 nmSouthwest SW
MutareSat 11:30 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth S
KabweSat 11:30 AM535 km332 miles289 nmWest W
KarongaSat 11:30 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth N

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