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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 11:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 0° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.02 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"963.86 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.84 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.2"5.99 mieast0° 09' 21.5"10.73 misouth12.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' South, Longitude: 35° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.28 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 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' 32.9"973.51 miwest0° 08' 43.4"10.00 misouth973.27 mi
24 hours13° 23' 10.8"901.30 mieast3° 07' 41.1"215.08 misouth920.52 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:50 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Sat 1:50 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmEast E
LuandaSat 12:50 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownSat 1:50 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméSat 11:50 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 12:50 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:50 PM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 12:50 PM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSat 1:50 PM2729 km1696 miles1473 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaseruSat 1:50 PM2938 km1825 miles1586 nmEast-southeast ESE
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