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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 12:10:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 6° 36' West

The ground speed is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 kilometres/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.5 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"1002.77 miWest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 miSouth1002.74 mi
24 hours0° 00' 00.6"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: 19° 53' West

The ground speed is currently 438.98 meters/second, 1580.3 kilometres/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 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' 22.3"981.76 miWest0° 09' 33.7"10.95 miSouth981.55 mi
24 hours12° 59' 37.3"881.44 miEast3° 31' 24.3"242.21 miSouth908.36 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 12:10 PM149 km93 miles80 nm SE
São ToméSat 12:10 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nm NE
AbidjanSat 12:10 PM2253 km1400 miles1216 nm N
LuandaSat 1:10 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nm ENE
AccraSat 12:10 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nm NNE
MonroviaSat 12:10 PM2391 km1485 miles1291 nm NNW
YamoussoukroSat 12:10 PM2405 km1494 miles1299 nm N
LibrevilleSat 1:10 PM2445 km1520 miles1320 nm NE
LoméSat 12:10 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nm NNE
Porto NovoSat 1:10 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nm NNE