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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 of the movement is currently 448.40 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"1002.86 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 of the movement is currently 439.40 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' 28.9"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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSat 11:40 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast E
HuamboSat 11:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmNorth N
LubangoSat 11:40 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest W
Rundu *Sat 12:40 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSat 11:40 AM553 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 11:40 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 11:40 AM728 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguSat 12:40 PM779 km484 miles421 nmEast E
UígeSat 11:40 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Sat 12:40 PM862 km536 miles465 nmSouth S

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