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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 11:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 10° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.39 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"1002.91 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.88 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miwest0° 18' 45.8"21.50 misouth21.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 06' South, Longitude: 3° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.30 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 27.2"982.55 miwest0° 09' 37.5"11.03 misouth982.34 mi
24 hours12° 57' 34.5"879.75 mieast3° 33' 19.3"244.42 misouth907.36 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 12:00 Noon309 km192 miles167 nmEast E
HuamboSat 12:00 Noon600 km373 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSat 12:00 Noon726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueSat 12:00 Noon763 km474 miles412 nmEast E
MalanjeSat 12:00 Noon857 km533 miles463 nmNortheast NE
UígeSat 12:00 Noon938 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Sat 1:00 PM984 km611 miles531 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Windhoek *Sat 1:00 PM1092 km678 miles589 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 12:00 Noon1275 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 12:00 Noon1280 km795 miles691 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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