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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 12:00:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 3° 06' 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"963.85 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.83 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.3"5.99 mieast0° 09' 21.3"10.73 misouth12.29 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 12:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 18' South, Longitude: 37° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.22 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.0 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' 32.1"973.40 miwest0° 08' 42.8"9.98 misouth973.16 mi
24 hours13° 23' 31.9"901.60 mieast3° 07' 21.0"214.70 misouth920.72 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:00 Noon698 km433 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Sat 2:00 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmEast E
LuandaSat 1:00 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownSat 2:00 PM2507 km1557 miles1353 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméSat 12:00 Noon2662 km1654 miles1438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 1:00 PM2766 km1718 miles1493 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 1:00 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 1:00 PM2799 km1739 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSat 2:00 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanSat 12:00 Noon2992 km1859 miles1615 nmNorth N
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