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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 12:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 9° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.36 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 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"1002.83 miwest0° 00' 47.1"0.90 misouth1002.80 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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 19' South, Longitude: 22° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.93 meters/second, 1580.1 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 21.4"981.71 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.94 misouth981.50 mi
24 hours12° 59' 57.1"881.79 mieast3° 31' 05.5"241.87 misouth908.59 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:20 PM410 km254 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSat 12:20 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 12:20 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 12:20 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth N
São ToméSat 12:20 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNortheast NE
AccraSat 12:20 PM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 1:20 PM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 12:20 PM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 12:20 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSat 1:20 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
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