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

The ground speed is currently 448.44 meters/second, 1614.4 kilometres/hour, 1003.1 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"1002.93 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 is currently 439.72 meters/second, 1583.0 kilometres/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.7 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"16.39 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 Its Zenith

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

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