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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 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 15° 54' 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"1001.38 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.35 mi
24 hours0° 00' 10.8"0.20 mieast0° 18' 31.1"21.22 misouth21.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' South, Longitude: 14° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 42.0"966.90 miwest0° 07' 59.2"9.15 misouth966.65 mi
24 hours13° 38' 17.4"912.91 mieast2° 45' 39.3"189.84 misouth926.48 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSun 11:40 AM202 km126 miles109 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoSun 11:40 AM260 km162 miles141 nmWest W
HuamboSun 11:40 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sun 12:40 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSun 11:40 AM575 km357 miles310 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSun 11:40 AM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
LuandaSun 11:40 AM760 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguSun 12:40 PM778 km483 miles420 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sun 12:40 PM827 km514 miles447 nmSouth S
UígeSun 11:40 AM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth N
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