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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 11:30:00 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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= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 3° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.38 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"1002.81 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.78 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.9"0.02 miWest0° 18' 45.5"21.50 miSouth21.50 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 11' South, Longitude: 10° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.16 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 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 miSouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 25.1"982.18 miWest0° 09' 35.8"11.00 miSouth981.97 mi
24 hours12° 58' 26.0"880.43 miEast3° 32' 31.4"243.49 miSouth907.75 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:30 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest W
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sat 1:30 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 11:30 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 12:30 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:30 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSat 12:30 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSat 12:30 PM2257 km1402 miles1218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSat 11:30 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth N

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