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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 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 28° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.3 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"1002.91 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.88 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 Latitude: 10° 55' South, Longitude: 13° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 439.63 meters/second, 1582.7 kilometres/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 32.5"983.22 miWest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 miSouth983.01 mi
24 hours12° 55' 28.0"877.87 miEast3° 35' 15.4"246.62 miSouth906.20 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
KabweSat 11:50 AM46 km29 miles25 nm N
LusakaSat 11:50 AM63 km39 miles34 nm SSW
NdolaSat 11:50 AM209 km130 miles113 nm N
KitweSat 11:50 AM228 km141 miles123 nm N
LubumbashiSat 11:50 AM367 km228 miles198 nm NNW
HarareSat 11:50 AM434 km270 miles234 nm SE
ChitungwizaSat 11:50 AM449 km279 miles242 nm SE
ChipataSat 11:50 AM477 km297 miles258 nm ENE
GweruSat 11:50 AM531 km330 miles286 nm SSE
MonguSat 11:50 AM568 km353 miles307 nm W