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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 30, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 31° 54' 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"963.96 miwest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 misouth963.93 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.3"5.97 mieast0° 09' 23.8"10.78 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° 58' South, Longitude: 3° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.93 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' 44.4"974.99 miwest0° 08' 52.0"10.16 misouth974.75 mi
24 hours13° 18' 37.0"897.34 mieast3° 11' 57.3"219.97 misouth917.85 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 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareSat 11:40 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruSat 11:40 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
PolokwaneSat 11:40 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraSat 11:40 AM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
BulawayoSat 11:40 AM385 km239 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
NelspruitSat 11:40 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareSat 11:40 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownSat 11:40 AM459 km285 miles248 nmWest W
MaputoSat 11:40 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
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