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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 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 15° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.3 kilometres/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.6 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"1002.86 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.83 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° 50' East

The ground speed is currently 439.40 meters/second, 1581.8 kilometres/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 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' 28.4"16.38 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 28.9"982.70 miWest0° 09' 38.5"11.05 miSouth982.49 mi
24 hours12° 56' 57.0"879.15 miEast3° 33' 54.1"245.07 miSouth906.97 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
MenongueSat 11:40 AM195 km121 miles105 nm E
HuamboSat 11:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nm N
LubangoSat 11:40 AM259 km161 miles140 nm W
Opuwo *Sat 12:40 PM416 km258 miles224 nm SSW
Rundu *Sat 12:40 PM533 km331 miles288 nm SE
LuenaSat 11:40 AM553 km343 miles298 nm NE
MalanjeSat 11:40 AM591 km367 miles319 nm N
LuandaSat 11:40 AM728 km452 miles393 nm NNW
MonguSat 12:40 PM779 km484 miles421 nm E
UígeSat 11:40 AM808 km502 miles436 nm N