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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 11:00:00 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 11:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 10° 54' 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"1002.84 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.81 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: 2° 60' 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' 27.3"982.49 miWest0° 09' 37.5"11.03 miSouth982.28 mi
24 hours12° 57' 32.7"879.66 miEast3° 33' 21.2"244.44 miSouth907.28 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 Noon279 km173 miles151 nmEast E
HuamboSat 12:00 Noon572 km355 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSat 12:00 Noon715 km444 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueSat 12:00 Noon733 km455 miles396 nmEast E
MalanjeSat 12:00 Noon835 km519 miles451 nmNortheast NE
UígeSat 12:00 Noon923 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Sat 1:00 PM972 km604 miles525 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Sat 1:00 PM1005 km624 miles543 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Sat 1:00 PM1073 km667 miles579 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 12:00 Noon1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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