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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 10:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 52' South
Longitude: 18° 07' 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"1002.94 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.91 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miwest0° 18' 46.2"21.51 misouth21.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 01' South
Longitude: 3° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.44 meters/second, 1582.0 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 29.4"982.86 miwest0° 09' 39.1"11.06 misouth982.65 mi
24 hours12° 56' 41.2"878.98 mieast3° 34' 08.7"245.36 misouth906.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSat 11:30 AM50 km31 miles27 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboSat 11:30 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorthwest NW
Rundu *Sat 12:30 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuenaSat 11:30 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoSat 11:30 AM498 km309 miles269 nmWest W
MonguSat 12:30 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast E
MalanjeSat 11:30 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaSat 11:30 AM853 km530 miles461 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Sat 12:30 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
UígeSat 11:30 AM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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