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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 448.38 meters/second, 1614.2 kilometres/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 439.16 meters/second, 1581.0 kilometres/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:30 AM985 km612 miles532 nm W
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1262 km784 miles682 nm ENE
Windhoek *Sat 1:30 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nm ESE
São ToméSat 11:30 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nm NNE
KinshasaSat 12:30 PM1751 km1088 miles946 nm NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:30 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nm NE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nm NNE
MalaboSat 12:30 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nm NNE
YaoundéSat 12:30 PM2259 km1403 miles1220 nm NNE
AccraSat 11:30 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nm N