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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 10:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 16° 54' 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' 46.2"963.91 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.89 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.8"5.98 mieast0° 09' 22.7"10.76 misouth12.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 06' South, Longitude: 18° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.63 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 39.1"974.31 miwest0° 08' 48.0"10.09 misouth974.07 mi
24 hours13° 20' 43.6"899.17 mieast3° 10' 00.2"217.74 misouth919.09 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Windhoek *Sat 12:40 PM98 km61 miles53 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Swakopmund *Sat 12:40 PM268 km166 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
Walvis Bay *Sat 12:40 PM283 km176 miles153 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Sat 12:40 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSat 11:40 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth N
LubangoSat 11:40 AM833 km517 miles450 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MolepololeSat 12:40 PM932 km579 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguSat 12:40 PM969 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
GaboroneSat 12:40 PM978 km608 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboSat 11:40 AM995 km619 miles537 nmNorth N
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