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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 12:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 15° 19' West

The ground speed is currently 431.00 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"963.75 miWest0° 00' 23.8"0.46 miSouth963.73 mi
24 hours0° 05' 35.7"5.99 miEast0° 09' 20.5"10.71 miSouth12.27 mi

## Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' South, Longitude: 49° 20' West

The ground speed is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 kilometres/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 27.7"972.77 miWest0° 08' 39.4"9.92 miSouth972.53 mi
24 hours13° 25' 14.6"903.02 miEast3° 05' 42.0"212.79 miSouth921.65 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 12:50 PM1197 km744 miles646 nm ENE
RecifeSat 9:50 AM2588 km1608 miles1397 nm WNW
SalvadorSat 9:50 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nm WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:50 AM2870 km1784 miles1550 nm W
MonroviaSat 12:50 PM3140 km1951 miles1695 nm N
FortalezaSat 9:50 AM3201 km1989 miles1729 nm NW
São Paulo *Sat 10:50 AM3220 km2001 miles1739 nm W
AbidjanSat 12:50 PM3234 km2010 miles1746 nm NNE
Windhoek *Sat 2:50 PM3336 km2073 miles1801 nm E
YamoussoukroSat 12:50 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nm NNE