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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 11:50:00 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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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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° 36' 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"1002.79 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.76 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° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.7 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"981.97 miWest0° 09' 34.8"10.98 miSouth981.76 mi
24 hours12° 59' 01.7"880.93 miEast3° 31' 58.0"242.85 miSouth908.05 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 AM457 km284 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSat 12:50 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 11:50 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:50 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 1:50 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSat 12:50 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 12:50 PM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSat 11:50 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:50 AM2264 km1407 miles1223 nmNorth N
LoméSat 11:50 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth N

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