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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 18° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 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"16.69 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.8"1001.46 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.43 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.8"0.20 mieast0° 18' 31.3"21.23 misouth21.23 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' South, Longitude: 16° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.40 meters/second, 1556.6 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.12 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.7"967.07 miwest0° 08' 00.0"9.17 misouth966.82 mi
24 hours13° 38' 03.2"912.79 mieast2° 46' 00.2"190.26 misouth926.44 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSun 11:30 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorthwest NW
Rundu *Sun 12:30 PM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboSun 11:30 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaSun 11:30 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoSun 11:30 AM498 km310 miles269 nmWest W
MonguSun 12:30 PM539 km335 miles291 nmEast E
MalanjeSun 11:30 AM653 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Sun 12:30 PM825 km513 miles445 nmSouth S
LuandaSun 11:30 AM881 km547 miles475 nmNorthwest NW
UígeSun 11:30 AM901 km560 miles487 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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