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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 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 5° 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"1002.89 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.86 mi
24 hours0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miwest0° 18' 45.7"21.50 misouth21.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 09' South, Longitude: 8° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.21 meters/second, 1581.1 km/hour, 982.5 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.8"982.34 miwest0° 09' 36.4"11.01 misouth982.13 mi
24 hours12° 58' 10.2"880.26 mieast3° 32' 46.3"243.79 misouth907.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 12:20 PM847 km526 miles457 nmEast E
LuandaSat 12:20 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmNortheast NE
JamestownSat 11:20 AM1222 km760 miles660 nmWest W
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 12:20 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:20 PM1581 km982 miles854 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 11:20 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 12:20 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSat 12:20 PM2090 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth N
YaoundéSat 12:20 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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