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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 11:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' South, Longitude: 0° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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' 45.8"0.88 misouth999.87 mi
24 hours0° 00' 23.7"0.44 mieast0° 18' 15.2"20.92 misouth20.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 13° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.41 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.6"951.41 miwest0° 05' 29.3"6.29 misouth951.19 mi
24 hours14° 12' 09.9"937.25 mieast1° 38' 16.6"112.66 misouth939.68 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:40 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest W
LuandaMon 12:40 PM1557 km968 miles841 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:40 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Mon 1:40 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleMon 12:40 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 12:40 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 12:40 PM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNortheast NE
MalaboMon 12:40 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 11:40 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:40 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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