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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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Position of the Sun

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 11' South
Longitude: 13° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 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"1001.44 miwest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 misouth1001.41 mi
24 hours0° 00' 11.0"0.20 mieast0° 18' 31.1"21.22 misouth21.22 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 38' South
Longitude: 12° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.30 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 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' 41.2"966.85 miwest0° 07' 58.3"9.14 misouth966.60 mi
24 hours13° 38' 35.2"913.21 mieast2° 45' 12.8"189.35 misouth926.67 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 11:50 AM50 km31 miles27 nmNortheast NE
HuamboSun 11:50 AM388 km241 miles210 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSun 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sun 12:50 PM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Sun 12:50 PM873 km542 miles471 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sun 12:50 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaSun 11:50 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSun 11:50 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubumbashiSun 12:50 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmEast-northeast ENE
LusakaSun 12:50 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmEast E
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