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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 Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 14' South
Longitude: 28° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.10 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.9"16.52 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 59' 56.1"990.99 miwest0° 00' 41.9"0.80 misouth990.96 mi
24 hours0° 01' 37.1"1.78 mieast0° 16' 35.8"19.03 misouth19.11 mi

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 50' South
Longitude: 123° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.15 meters/second, 1588.1 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.4"986.77 miwest0° 10' 11.2"11.67 minorth987.09 mi
24 hours12° 18' 33.0"839.03 mieast4° 15' 30.7"292.67 minorth892.96 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSun 11:50 AM202 km125 miles109 nmNorth N
GweruSun 11:50 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
HarareSun 11:50 AM308 km192 miles166 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweSun 11:50 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth N
BulawayoSun 11:50 AM325 km202 miles176 nmSouth S
MasvingoSun 11:50 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownSun 11:50 AM442 km274 miles239 nmSouth S
NdolaSun 11:50 AM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth N
KitweSun 11:50 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
MutareSun 11:50 AM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
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