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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

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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° 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 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
KabweSat 11:50 AM58 km36 miles31 nmNortheast NE
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
ChipataSat 11:50 AM506 km315 miles273 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonguSat 11:50 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
GweruSat 11:50 AM540 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoSat 11:50 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth S
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