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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:50:00 AM.

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Total Eclipse In Progress - Yellow or Red Shaded Areas on the Map

  • The map shows the November 3, 2013 — Total Solar Eclipse in progress.
  • The yellow area on the map shows where a partial eclipse is visible.
  • At the moment, the Total phase of the eclipse is not visible to anyone on earth.

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Civil Twilight (lightest shade)

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 13° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 kilometres/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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"1001.37 miWest0° 00' 46.5"0.89 miSouth1001.34 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 Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 12° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 432.31 meters/second, 1556.3 kilometres/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 41.3"966.79 miWest0° 07' 58.3"9.14 miSouth966.54 mi
24 hours13° 38' 33.6"913.12 miEast2° 45' 15.5"189.39 miSouth926.59 mi

Locations With the Sun Near Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 11:50 AM31 km19 miles17 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Opuwo *Sun 12:50 PM321 km200 miles174 nmSouth S
HuamboSun 11:50 AM367 km228 miles198 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSun 11:50 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast E
MalanjeSun 11:50 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSun 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sun 12:50 PM744 km462 miles402 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaSun 11:50 AM799 km497 miles432 nmEast-northeast ENE
Swakopmund *Sun 12:50 PM838 km521 miles453 nmSouth S
UígeSun 11:50 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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