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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.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:50:00 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).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 13° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.2 kilometres/hour, 1003.0 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"1002.85 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.82 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miWest0° 18' 46.0"21.51 miSouth21.51 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 04' South, Longitude: 0° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.7 kilometres/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 28.2"982.60 miWest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 miSouth982.39 mi
24 hours12° 57' 14.7"879.40 miEast3° 33' 37.6"244.75 miSouth907.13 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
LubangoSat 11:50 AM11 km7 miles6 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboSat 11:50 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNortheast NE
Opuwo *Sat 12:50 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth S
MenongueSat 11:50 AM464 km288 miles250 nmEast E
LuandaSat 11:50 AM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth N
MalanjeSat 11:50 AM671 km417 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Sat 12:50 PM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaSat 11:50 AM784 km487 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeSat 11:50 AM823 km512 miles444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Sat 12:50 PM873 km542 miles471 nmSouth S

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