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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 11:40:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 2° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.03 meters/second, 1551.7 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.8 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"963.80 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.78 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.2"5.99 mieast0° 09' 21.6"10.74 misouth12.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 15' South, Longitude: 32° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.33 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 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' 34.0"973.57 miwest0° 08' 44.1"10.01 misouth973.33 mi
24 hours13° 22' 47.6"900.90 mieast3° 08' 03.3"215.49 misouth920.23 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:40 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Sat 1:40 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmEast E
LuandaSat 12:40 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownSat 1:40 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 12:40 PM2389 km1485 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:40 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
GaboroneSat 1:40 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 11:40 AM2488 km1546 miles1344 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:40 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaseruSat 1:40 PM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmEast-southeast ESE
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