Home   Sun & Moon   Botswana   Gaborone

Flag for Botswana Gaborone, Botswana — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 51.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 7, 2016 at 2:41:11 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:20 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:56 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:10 pm 97° East
Moonset Today: 12:12 am 261° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 36 minutes (+30s)

Location of GaboroneLocation

Today's Sun Position in Gaborone

The Sun's altitude in Gaborone today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:41 pm

Altitude

55.0°

Heading

265° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 36m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +30s

Winter: +3h

Summer: -3m 28s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Gaborone Today

12 am
2 am
4 am
6 am
8 am
10 am
12 pm
2 pm
4 pm
6 pm
8 pm
10 pm

Day, night, and twilight times in Gaborone today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 am – 3:52 am
Astro. Twilight3:52 am – 4:24 am
Nautical Twilight4:24 am – 4:54 am
Civil Twilight4:54 am – 5:20 am
Daylight5:20 am – 6:56 pm
Civil Twilight6:56 pm – 7:22 pm
Nautical Twilight7:22 pm – 7:53 pm
Astro. Twilight7:53 pm – 8:25 pm
Night8:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Gaborone - Next 7 Days

Scroll right to see more
2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 75:20 am6:56 pm13:36:45+0:3012:08 pm (88.0°)91.572
Dec 85:20 am6:57 pm13:37:13+0:2812:08 pm (88.1°)91.559
Dec 95:20 am6:58 pm13:37:40+0:2612:09 pm (88.2°)91.547
Dec 105:20 am6:58 pm13:38:04+0:2412:09 pm (88.3°)91.535
Dec 115:21 am6:59 pm13:38:26+0:2212:10 pm (88.4°)91.524
Dec 125:21 am7:00 pm13:38:46+0:2012:10 pm (88.5°)91.513
Dec 135:21 am7:00 pm13:39:04+0:1812:11 pm (88.5°)91.503
* All times are local time for Gaborone. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

Scroll right to see more
2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:30 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:34 am
September EquinoxSep 224:21 pm
December SolsticeDec 2112:44 pm
* All times are local Gaborone time.

Sun Articles

Today's Moon in Gaborone

The Moon's path in Gaborone today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2016 Moon Phases

2:41 pm

Altitude

32.3°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

51.8%

Moon in Gaborone - Next 7 days

Scroll right to see more
2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 7-12:12 am12:10 pm6:34 pm(70.0°)234,52753.5%
Dec 8-12:53 am1:09 pm7:24 pm(65.4°)231,12464.8%
Dec 9-1:34 am2:09 pm8:15 pm(60.6°)227,94675.6%
Dec 10-2:18 am3:11 pm9:09 pm(55.9°)225,29285.2%
Dec 11-3:03 am4:16 pm10:06 pm(51.7°)223,47192.9%
Dec 12-3:53 am5:22 pm11:06 pm(48.4°)222,74397.9%
Dec 13-4:47 am6:28 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Gaborone. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles

Planets Visible in the Sky in Gaborone This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 7, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:42 amWed 8:30 pmWed 1:36 pmAverage visiblity
VenusWed 8:33 amWed 10:07 pmWed 3:20 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 10:13 amWed 11:17 pmWed 4:45 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 2:02 amThu 2:28 pmThu 8:15 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:37 amWed 7:04 pmWed 12:20 pmNot visible
UranusWed 2:39 pmThu 2:14 amWed 8:26 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 11:36 amThu 12:12 amWed 5:54 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Gaborone.

More about the planets visible in the night sky in Gaborone