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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 areas of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

See where the Moon is over the horizon

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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 is currently 431.01 meters/second, 1551.6 kilometres/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Sun 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 is currently 435.08 meters/second, 1566.3 kilometres/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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 Its Zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:30 PM803 km499 miles434 nm NE
Windhoek *Sat 2:30 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nm E
LuandaSat 1:30 PM2896 km1799 miles1564 nm ENE
São ToméSat 12:30 PM3062 km1903 miles1654 nm NE
AbidjanSat 12:30 PM3068 km1906 miles1657 nm NNE
MonroviaSat 12:30 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nm N
Cape TownSat 2:30 PM3123 km1940 miles1686 nm ESE
YamoussoukroSat 12:30 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nm N
AccraSat 12:30 PM3211 km1995 miles1734 nm NNE
LibrevilleSat 1:30 PM3254 km2022 miles1757 nm NE