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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

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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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 52' South
Longitude: 13° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.40 meters/second, 1614.2 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"1002.92 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.89 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 these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 05' South
Longitude: 0° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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' 28.0"982.65 miwest0° 09' 38.0"11.04 misouth982.45 mi
24 hours12° 57' 16.7"879.49 mieast3° 33' 35.8"244.74 misouth907.21 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 11:50 AM41 km25 miles22 nmEast E
HuamboSat 11:50 AM366 km227 miles197 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 11:50 AM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sat 12:50 PM786 km488 miles424 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Sat 12:50 PM907 km563 miles490 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 12:50 PM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaSat 11:50 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 11:50 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubumbashiSat 12:50 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmEast E
LusakaSat 12:50 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmEast E
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