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Day and Night World Map

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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

See where the moon is over the horizon

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 51' South
Longitude: 30° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 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"1002.99 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.96 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miwest0° 18' 46.6"21.52 misouth21.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 53' South
Longitude: 16° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.67 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 33.2"983.38 miwest0° 09' 41.7"11.11 misouth983.17 mi
24 hours12° 55' 12.0"877.70 mieast3° 35' 29.8"246.91 misouth906.12 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KabweSat 11:40 AM238 km148 miles128 nmWest W
ChipataSat 11:40 AM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
LusakaSat 11:40 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdolaSat 11:40 AM299 km186 miles161 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 11:40 AM332 km207 miles179 nmSouth S
KitweSat 11:40 AM345 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSat 11:40 AM353 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
BlantyreSat 11:40 AM482 km300 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubumbashiSat 11:40 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 11:40 AM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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