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Day and Night World Map

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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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Map notes

Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 10' South
Longitude: 30° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.8"1001.51 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.3"0.19 mieast0° 18' 31.8"21.24 misouth21.24 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 29' South
Longitude: 28° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.65 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.13 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.2"967.63 miwest0° 08' 04.2"9.25 misouth967.38 mi
24 hours13° 36' 42.5"911.76 mieast2° 47' 58.0"192.50 misouth925.87 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KabweSun 11:40 AM247 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaSun 11:40 AM253 km157 miles137 nmWest W
ChipataSun 11:40 AM276 km171 miles149 nmNortheast NE
HarareSun 11:40 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth S
NdolaSun 11:40 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSun 11:40 AM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSun 11:40 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSun 11:40 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BlantyreSun 11:40 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast E
GweruSun 11:40 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth S
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