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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 10:30:00 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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 19° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.05 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.2 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"963.85 miWest0° 00' 24.0"0.46 miSouth963.83 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.7"5.98 miEast0° 09' 22.9"10.76 miSouth12.31 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' South, Longitude: 15° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.69 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.2"974.37 miWest0° 08' 48.9"10.10 miSouth974.13 mi
24 hours13° 20' 20.1"898.77 miEast3° 10' 22.1"218.14 miSouth918.79 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GhanziSat 12:30 PM203 km126 miles110 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sat 12:30 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Sat 12:30 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth N
MaunSat 12:30 PM432 km269 miles233 nmEast-northeast ENE
Swakopmund *Sat 12:30 PM542 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
Walvis Bay *Sat 12:30 PM551 km342 miles298 nmWest-southwest WSW
TsabongSat 12:30 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MolepololeSat 12:30 PM668 km415 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE
GaboroneSat 12:30 PM717 km445 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweSat 12:30 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast E

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