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Day and Night World Map

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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 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 30' South
Longitude: 1° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 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"999.89 miwest0° 00' 45.8"0.88 misouth999.86 mi
24 hours0° 00' 23.8"0.44 mieast0° 18' 15.1"20.92 misouth20.92 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 29' South
Longitude: 11° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.37 meters/second, 1531.3 km/hour, 951.5 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' 02.0"951.31 miwest0° 05' 28.1"6.27 misouth951.10 mi
24 hours14° 12' 20.4"937.36 mieast1° 37' 46.7"112.09 misouth939.74 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:50 AM414 km257 miles224 nmWest W
LuandaMon 12:50 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:50 AM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Mon 1:50 PM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleMon 12:50 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaMon 12:50 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 12:50 PM2253 km1400 miles1216 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 11:50 AM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorth N
AccraMon 11:50 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNorth N
LomeMon 11:50 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth N
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