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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 12:30:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 10° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.01 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 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"963.76 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.74 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.5"5.99 mieast0° 09' 20.7"10.72 misouth12.28 mi

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 44° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.5"973.00 miwest0° 08' 40.8"9.94 misouth972.76 mi
24 hours13° 24' 32.6"902.41 mieast3° 06' 22.7"213.57 misouth921.24 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:30 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 2:30 PM2825 km1756 miles1526 nmEast E
LuandaSat 1:30 PM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 12:30 PM3062 km1903 miles1654 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM3068 km1906 miles1657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 12:30 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNorth N
Cape TownSat 2:30 PM3123 km1940 miles1686 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmNorth N
AccraSat 12:30 PM3211 km1995 miles1734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 1:30 PM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmNortheast NE
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