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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° 54' 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"999.84 miwest0° 00' 45.8"0.88 misouth999.81 mi
24 hours0° 00' 23.7"0.44 mieast0° 18' 15.3"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: 14° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.42 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"951.35 miwest0° 05' 29.4"6.29 misouth951.13 mi
24 hours14° 12' 08.7"937.17 mieast1° 38' 19.9"112.71 misouth939.61 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 AM711 km442 miles384 nmWest W
LuandaMon 12:40 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:40 AM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Mon 1:40 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleMon 12:40 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 12:40 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 12:40 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
MalaboMon 12:40 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 11:40 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:40 AM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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