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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 12:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 6° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.5 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"1002.84 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.81 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miwest0° 18' 45.1"21.49 misouth21.49 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 17' South, Longitude: 20° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.97 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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' 22.2"981.82 miwest0° 09' 33.7"10.95 misouth981.61 mi
24 hours12° 59' 39.2"881.53 mieast3° 31' 22.4"242.19 misouth908.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:10 PM170 km105 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméSat 12:10 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 12:10 PM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 1:10 PM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 12:10 PM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 12:10 PM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 12:10 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 1:10 PM2468 km1533 miles1333 nmNortheast NE
LomeSat 12:10 PM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoSat 1:10 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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