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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 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 6° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.03 meters/second, 1551.7 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"963.88 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.86 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.1"5.98 mieast0° 09' 22.0"10.74 misouth12.30 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 27° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.43 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.6"973.85 miwest0° 08' 45.5"10.03 misouth973.61 mi
24 hours13° 22' 07.7"900.39 mieast3° 08' 41.1"216.23 misouth919.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Walvis Bay *Sat 1:20 PM795 km494 miles429 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmEast E
JamestownSat 11:20 AM1475 km917 miles797 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaSat 12:20 PM1577 km980 miles852 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownSat 1:20 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneSat 1:20 PM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSat 12:20 PM2127 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 12:20 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JohannesburgSat 1:20 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmEast-southeast ESE
PretoriaSat 1:20 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmEast-southeast ESE
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