Flag for South Africa Durban, South Africa — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 82.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 6:51:52 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:40 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:06 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:15 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 10:10 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 25 minutes (-54s)

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Today's Sun Position in Durban

The Sun's altitude in Durban 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

6:51 AM

Altitude

1.8°

Heading

64° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 25m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -54s

Winter: +11m 56s

Summer: -3h 38m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Durban Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Durban 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 – 5:16 AM
Astro. Twilight5:16 AM – 5:45 AM
Nautical Twilight5:45 AM – 6:14 AM
Civil Twilight6:14 AM – 6:40 AM
Daylight6:40 AM – 5:06 PM
Civil Twilight5:06 PM – 5:31 PM
Nautical Twilight5:31 PM – 6:01 PM
Astro. Twilight6:01 PM – 6:30 PM
Night6:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Durban - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 266:40 AM5:06 PM10:25:22−0:5411:53 AM (38.9°)94.177
May 276:41 AM5:05 PM10:24:28−0:5311:53 AM (38.8°)94.193
May 286:41 AM5:05 PM10:23:37−0:5111:53 AM (38.6°)94.210
May 296:42 AM5:05 PM10:22:48−0:4911:53 AM (38.4°)94.226
May 306:42 AM5:04 PM10:22:00−0:4711:54 AM (38.3°)94.241
May 316:43 AM5:04 PM10:21:14−0:4511:54 AM (38.2°)94.256
Jun 16:44 AM5:04 PM10:20:31−0:4311:54 AM (38.0°)94.271
* All times are local time for Durban. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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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 Durban time.

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Today's Moon in Durban

The Moon's path in Durban 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

6:51 AM

Altitude

40.3°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

82.5%

Moon in Durban - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-10:10 AM9:15 PM3:16 AM(77.3°)242,55783.6%
May 27-10:55 AM10:13 PM4:07 AM(75.3°)239,98975.0%
May 28-11:38 AM11:12 PM4:58 AM(72.4°)237,22165.0%
May 29-12:19 PM-5:48 AM(68.8°)234,33554.0%
May 3012:13 AM1:00 PM-6:39 AM(64.5°)231,46542.5%
May 311:15 AM1:41 PM-7:31 AM(59.8°)228,80131.1%
Jun 12:19 AM2:23 PM-8:24 AM(55.0°)226,57420.5%
* All times are local time for Durban. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Durban This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:01 AMThu 4:05 PMThu 10:33 AMDifficult
VenusThu 6:26 AMThu 4:54 PMThu 11:40 AMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 4:34 PMFri 6:21 AMThu 11:27 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 12:55 PMFri 12:23 AMThu 6:39 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 5:39 PMThu 7:22 AMThu 12:31 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 3:22 AMThu 2:47 PMThu 9:05 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 12:14 AMThu 12:54 PMThu 6:34 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Durban.

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