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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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' South, Longitude: 28° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.6"992.50 miwest0° 00' 42.5"0.81 misouth992.47 mi
24 hours0° 01' 24.7"1.56 mieast0° 16' 53.7"19.36 misouth19.43 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 37' South, Longitude: 110° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.43 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.0"971.71 miwest0° 08' 40.5"9.94 minorth972.05 mi
24 hours12° 51' 04.1"864.07 mieast3° 46' 57.9"260.03 minorth908.33 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSat 11:50 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth N
KabweSat 11:50 AM279 km174 miles151 nmNorth N
HarareSat 11:50 AM319 km198 miles172 nmEast-southeast ESE
GweruSat 11:50 AM326 km202 miles176 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoSat 11:50 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
NdolaSat 11:50 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
MasvingoSat 11:50 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSoutheast SE
KitweSat 11:50 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth N
FrancistownSat 11:50 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth S
MutareSat 11:50 AM524 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
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