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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° 42' South, Longitude: 0° 19' 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"963.79 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.77 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: 34° 53' 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' 33.0"973.46 miwest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 misouth973.22 mi
24 hours13° 23' 08.6"901.20 mieast3° 07' 43.3"215.11 misouth920.43 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 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Sat 1:50 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmEast E
LuandaSat 12:50 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownSat 1:50 PM2283 km1418 miles1232 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméSat 11:50 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 12:50 PM2559 km1590 miles1381 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:50 PM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 12:50 PM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSat 1:50 PM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaseruSat 1:50 PM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmEast-southeast ESE
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