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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 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 15° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.0 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"1002.93 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.90 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miwest0° 18' 46.1"21.51 misouth21.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 03' South, Longitude: 1° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.39 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 28.7"982.76 miwest0° 09' 38.5"11.05 misouth982.55 mi
24 hours12° 56' 59.0"879.24 mieast3° 33' 52.2"245.05 misouth907.05 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSat 11:40 AM225 km140 miles122 nmEast E
LubangoSat 11:40 AM229 km142 miles124 nmWest W
HuamboSat 11:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sat 12:40 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSat 11:40 AM577 km358 miles312 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 11:40 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 11:40 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UígeSat 11:40 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNorth N
MonguSat 12:40 PM809 km503 miles437 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sat 12:40 PM866 km538 miles468 nmSouth S
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