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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 32' South, Longitude: 17° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.53 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.09 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.6"964.94 miwest0° 00' 25.0"0.48 misouth964.92 mi
24 hours0° 05' 24.7"5.81 mieast0° 09' 47.5"11.23 misouth12.64 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 18' South, Longitude: 30° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.39 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.5"989.42 miwest0° 10' 01.2"11.48 misouth989.25 mi
24 hours12° 30' 32.0"853.89 mieast3° 47' 57.0"261.13 misouth887.89 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Windhoek *Fri 12:40 PM114 km71 miles62 nmSouth S
Swakopmund *Fri 12:40 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Walvis Bay *Fri 12:40 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
GhanziFri 12:40 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast E
Rundu *Fri 12:40 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNortheast NE
MaunFri 12:40 PM681 km423 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
TsabongFri 12:40 PM734 km456 miles397 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueFri 11:40 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
LubangoFri 11:40 AM825 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MolepololeFri 12:40 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
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