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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

UTC time = Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 33' South, Longitude: 0° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.51 meters/second, 1553.4 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"964.89 miWest0° 00' 24.8"0.48 miSouth964.86 mi
24 hours0° 05' 25.2"5.82 miEast0° 09' 46.4"11.21 miSouth12.62 mi

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' South, Longitude: 47° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.10 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.9"988.76 miWest0° 09' 58.7"11.43 miSouth988.59 mi
24 hours12° 32' 53.6"856.10 miEast3° 46' 31.6"259.50 miSouth889.45 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 11:50 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Fri 1:50 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmEast E
LuandaFri 12:50 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownFri 1:50 PM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméFri 11:50 AM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 12:50 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 12:50 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 12:50 PM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneFri 1:50 PM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaseruFri 1:50 PM2926 km1818 miles1580 nmEast-southeast ESE

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