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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 = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:40:00 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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Position of the Sun

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 32° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.07 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 59.7"16.07 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 59' 46.3"963.89 miWest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 miSouth963.87 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.3"5.97 miEast0° 09' 23.8"10.77 miSouth12.32 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' South, Longitude: 3° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.25 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 44.5"974.93 miWest0° 08' 52.0"10.16 miSouth974.70 mi
24 hours13° 18' 34.7"897.24 miEast3° 11' 59.5"220.00 miSouth917.76 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoSat 11:40 AM228 km141 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 11:40 AM305 km190 miles165 nmNorth N
BeiraSat 11:40 AM345 km214 miles186 nmNortheast NE
GweruSat 11:40 AM350 km217 miles189 nmNorthwest NW
PolokwaneSat 11:40 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
BulawayoSat 11:40 AM411 km255 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChitungwizaSat 11:40 AM426 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NelspruitSat 11:40 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareSat 11:40 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaputoSat 11:40 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth S

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