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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 11:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 3° 07' 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"1002.88 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.85 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° 30' 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"982.24 miwest0° 09' 35.8"11.00 misouth982.03 mi
24 hours12° 58' 28.0"880.51 mieast3° 32' 29.6"243.47 misouth907.83 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 AM956 km594 miles516 nmWest W
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1288 km800 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sat 1:30 PM1701 km1057 miles918 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 11:30 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 12:30 PM1774 km1103 miles958 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:30 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSat 12:30 PM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSat 12:30 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSat 11:30 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth N
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