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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' South, Longitude: 15° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.3"999.97 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth999.94 mi
24 hours0° 00' 23.2"0.43 mieast0° 18' 15.9"20.93 misouth20.94 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 22' South, Longitude: 28° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.87 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.0"951.95 miwest0° 05' 36.1"6.42 misouth951.73 mi
24 hours14° 11' 06.7"936.57 mieast1° 41' 14.5"116.06 misouth939.31 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 11:40 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueMon 11:40 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboMon 11:40 AM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
Rundu *Mon 12:40 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaMon 11:40 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeMon 11:40 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 11:40 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Mon 12:40 PM799 km496 miles431 nmSouth S
MonguMon 12:40 PM807 km501 miles436 nmEast E
Walvis Bay *Mon 12:40 PM835 km519 miles451 nmSouth S
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