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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 11:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 52' South
Longitude: 8° 07' 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"1002.90 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.87 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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 08' South
Longitude: 5° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.25 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 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' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 26.5"982.45 miwest0° 09' 36.9"11.02 misouth982.24 mi
24 hours12° 57' 52.5"880.01 mieast3° 33' 02.9"244.11 misouth907.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 12:10 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast E
HuamboSat 12:10 PM855 km531 miles462 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSat 12:10 PM870 km540 miles470 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 1:10 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 12:10 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:10 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmNortheast NE
JamestownSat 11:10 AM1490 km926 miles804 nmWest W
São ToméSat 11:10 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 12:10 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
MalaboSat 12:10 PM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth N
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