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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 10:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 20° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.41 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.6 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"1002.88 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.85 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miwest0° 18' 46.2"21.51 misouth21.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 60' South, Longitude: 6° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.49 meters/second, 1582.2 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 30.4"982.91 miwest0° 09' 39.6"11.07 misouth982.70 mi
24 hours12° 56' 21.3"878.64 mieast3° 34' 26.8"245.69 misouth906.66 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 12:20 PM245 km152 miles132 nmEast E
MenongueSat 11:20 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest W
LuenaSat 11:20 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Sat 12:20 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuamboSat 11:20 AM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaunSat 12:20 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GhanziSat 12:20 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
MalanjeSat 11:20 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaSat 12:20 PM796 km494 miles430 nmEast E
LubumbashiSat 12:20 PM796 km495 miles430 nmEast-northeast ENE
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