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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° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 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"1001.45 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.42 mi
24 hours0° 00' 11.0"0.20 mieast0° 18' 31.1"21.22 misouth21.23 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° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.35 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.1 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' 41.9"966.96 miwest0° 07' 59.2"9.15 misouth966.71 mi
24 hours13° 38' 19.3"913.00 mieast2° 45' 36.5"189.80 misouth926.55 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 11:40 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
MenongueSun 11:40 AM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSun 11:40 AM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sun 12:40 PM536 km333 miles289 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSun 11:40 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSun 11:40 AM628 km391 miles339 nmNorth N
LuandaSun 11:40 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguSun 12:40 PM808 km502 miles436 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sun 12:40 PM832 km517 miles449 nmSouth S
UígeSun 11:40 AM840 km522 miles453 nmNorth N
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