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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

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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 51' South
Longitude: 28° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.3 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"1002.98 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.95 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miwest0° 18' 46.6"21.52 misouth21.52 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 55' South
Longitude: 13° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.62 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 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' 32.5"983.27 miwest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 misouth983.07 mi
24 hours12° 55' 29.8"877.96 mieast3° 35' 13.7"246.60 misouth906.28 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSat 11:50 AM64 km40 miles35 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaSat 11:50 AM215 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KitweSat 11:50 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorth N
LubumbashiSat 11:50 AM360 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
HarareSat 11:50 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoSat 11:50 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth S
LilongweSat 11:50 AM617 km383 miles333 nmEast E
MutareSat 11:50 AM665 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownSat 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth S
BeiraSat 11:50 AM901 km560 miles487 nmSoutheast SE
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