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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 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 1° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.37 meters/second, 1614.1 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"1002.86 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.83 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miwest0° 18' 45.4"21.49 misouth21.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 15° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.6 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 23.7"982.03 miwest0° 09' 34.8"10.97 misouth981.82 mi
24 hours12° 59' 03.7"881.02 mieast3° 31' 56.2"242.84 misouth908.13 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:50 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSat 12:50 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 11:50 AM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:50 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 1:50 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSat 12:50 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 12:50 PM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSat 11:50 AM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:50 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNorth N
LomeSat 11:50 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmNorth N
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