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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 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at 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 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
MenongueSun 11:50 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast E
LuandaSun 11:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth N
MalanjeSun 11:50 AM715 km445 miles386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Sun 12:50 PM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaSun 11:50 AM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeSun 11:50 AM864 km537 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Sun 12:50 PM873 km542 miles471 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sun 12:50 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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