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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).

= 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 11:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 0° 54' 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"1002.80 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.77 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.8"0.02 miWest0° 18' 45.5"21.50 miSouth21.50 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 12' South, Longitude: 12° 39' West

The ground speed is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 kilometres/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 24.4"982.08 miWest0° 09' 35.3"10.99 miSouth981.87 mi
24 hours12° 58' 43.9"880.68 miEast3° 32' 14.8"243.17 miSouth907.90 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 11:40 AM720 km447 miles389 nm W
LuandaSat 12:40 PM1500 km932 miles810 nm ENE
São ToméSat 11:40 AM1802 km1119 miles973 nm NNE
Windhoek *Sat 1:40 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nm ESE
LibrevilleSat 12:40 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nm NNE
KinshasaSat 12:40 PM1964 km1221 miles1061 nm NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:40 PM1966 km1221 miles1061 nm NE
MalaboSat 12:40 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nm NNE
AccraSat 11:40 AM2262 km1406 miles1222 nm N
AbidjanSat 11:40 AM2299 km1429 miles1241 nm NNW