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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 11:20:00 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 11:20:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 7° 11' 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"963.82 miWest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 miSouth963.79 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.1"5.98 miEast0° 09' 22.0"10.74 miSouth12.29 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° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.43 meters/second, 1567.6 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' 35.7"973.80 miWest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 miSouth973.56 mi
24 hours13° 22' 05.5"900.29 miEast3° 08' 43.3"216.25 miSouth919.82 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 PM767 km476 miles414 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoSat 12:20 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM1025 km637 miles554 nmEast E
JamestownSat 11:20 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaSat 12:20 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownSat 1:20 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneSat 1:20 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSat 12:20 PM2114 km1314 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 12:20 PM2119 km1316 miles1144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JohannesburgSat 1:20 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmEast-southeast ESE

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