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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° 54' 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"999.90 miwest0° 00' 46.0"0.88 misouth999.87 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° 25' 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"951.90 miwest0° 05' 36.1"6.42 misouth951.68 mi
24 hours14° 11' 05.5"936.49 mieast1° 41' 17.8"116.11 misouth939.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueMon 11:40 AM214 km133 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoMon 11:40 AM266 km166 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboMon 11:40 AM301 km187 miles162 nmNorth N
Rundu *Mon 12:40 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaMon 11:40 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeMon 11:40 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth N
MonguMon 12:40 PM777 km483 miles420 nmEast E
LuandaMon 11:40 AM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Mon 12:40 PM794 km493 miles428 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Mon 12:40 PM839 km522 miles453 nmSouth S
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