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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 10:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 14° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.04 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"963.90 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.88 mi
24 hours0° 05' 34.9"5.98 mieast0° 09' 22.5"10.75 misouth12.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' South, Longitude: 20° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 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' 38.3"974.20 miwest0° 08' 47.5"10.07 misouth973.96 mi
24 hours13° 21' 04.6"899.48 mieast3° 09' 40.6"217.36 misouth919.29 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Sat 12:50 PM109 km68 miles59 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Sat 12:50 PM139 km87 miles75 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 12:50 PM294 km183 miles159 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rundu *Sat 12:50 PM701 km435 miles378 nmNortheast NE
LubangoSat 11:50 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorth N
MenongueSat 11:50 AM853 km530 miles461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboSat 11:50 AM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth N
GaboroneSat 12:50 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmEast-southeast ESE
RustenburgSat 12:50 PM1380 km858 miles745 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownSat 12:50 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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