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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

UTC time = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 12:50:00 PM.

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

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

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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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 of the movement is currently 431.00 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"963.75 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 of the movement is currently 434.98 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 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' 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 zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 12:50 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSat 9:50 AM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 9:50 AM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:50 AM2870 km1784 miles1550 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 12:50 PM3140 km1951 miles1695 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 9:50 AM3205 km1992 miles1731 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Sat 10:50 AM3220 km2001 miles1739 nmWest W
AbidjanSat 12:50 PM3234 km2010 miles1746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sat 2:50 PM3338 km2074 miles1803 nmEast E
YamoussoukroSat 12:50 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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