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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° 35' 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"963.83 miwest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 misouth963.81 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.6"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° 23' South, Longitude: 44° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.07 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"973.06 miwest0° 08' 40.7"9.94 misouth972.81 mi
24 hours13° 24' 34.9"902.51 mieast3° 06' 20.5"213.54 misouth921.33 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 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 2:30 PM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmEast E
LuandaSat 1:30 PM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM3075 km1911 miles1660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 12:30 PM3081 km1914 miles1664 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaSat 12:30 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNorth N
Cape TownSat 2:30 PM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM3209 km1994 miles1733 nmNorth N
AccraSat 12:30 PM3221 km2002 miles1739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 1:30 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmNortheast NE
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