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Moon: 42.1%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Nov 28, 2014 at 7:18:20 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:29 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:40 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:25 AM 102° East


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 10 minutes (+1m 10s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cape Town

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

Sun's current position over earth

7:18 PM

Altitude

3.2°

Heading

246° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
14h 10m 54s

+1m 10s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Cape Town today

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Day, night and twilight times in Cape Town 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 – 3:49 AM
Astro. Twilight3:49 AM – 4:26 AM
Nautical Twilight4:26 AM – 5:01 AM
Civil Twilight5:01 AM – 5:29 AM
Daylight5:29 AM – 7:40 PM
Civil Twilight7:40 PM – 8:08 PM
Nautical Twilight8:08 PM – 8:43 PM
Astro. Twilight8:43 PM – 9:21 PM
Night9:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cape Town - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Nov 285:29 AM7:40 PM14:10:54+1:1012:34 PM (77.4°)91.713
Nov 295:29 AM7:41 PM14:12:02+1:0712:35 PM (77.6°)91.697
Nov 305:29 AM7:42 PM14:13:07+1:0512:35 PM (77.7°)91.681
Dec 15:28 AM7:43 PM14:14:10+1:0212:35 PM (77.9°)91.665
Dec 25:28 AM7:43 PM14:15:09+0:5912:36 PM (78.0°)91.649
Dec 35:28 AM7:44 PM14:16:07+0:5712:36 PM (78.2°)91.635
Dec 45:28 AM7:45 PM14:17:02+0:5412:36 PM (78.3°)91.620
* All times are in local Cape Town time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 221:03 AM
* All times are local Cape Town time.

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Today's moon in Cape Town

The Moon's path in Cape Town 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 2014 Moon Phases

7:18 PM

Altitude

59.4°

Heading

323° NW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

42.1%

Moon in Cape Town - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Nov 2811:25 AM--6:06 PM(64.0°)229,90841.6%
Nov 29-12:40 AM12:30 PM6:58 PM(59.6°)230,30353.4%
Nov 30-1:19 AM1:34 PM7:49 PM(55.0°)230,98664.9%
Dec 1-1:58 AM2:38 PM8:40 PM(50.4°)231,95375.6%
Dec 2-2:36 AM3:42 PM9:31 PM(46.2°)233,22484.7%
Dec 3-3:16 AM4:45 PM10:23 PM(42.5°)234,82092.0%
Dec 4-3:57 AM5:47 PM11:16 PM(39.5°)236,74696.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Cape Town time.

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