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Moon: 60.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 10:05:21 am


Sunrise Today: 4:48 am 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:48 pm 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:47 pm 92° East
Moonset Today: 12:34 am 266° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours (+35s)

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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 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

10:05 am

Altitude

66.0°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 25s

Change since

Yesterday: +35s

Winter: +3h 47m

Summer: -3m 47s

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 – 3:13 am
Astro. Twilight3:13 am – 3:48 am
Nautical Twilight3:48 am – 4:21 am
Civil Twilight4:21 am – 4:48 am
Daylight4:48 am – 6:48 pm
Civil Twilight6:48 pm – 7:16 pm
Nautical Twilight7:16 pm – 7:49 pm
Astro. Twilight7:49 pm – 8:24 pm
Night8:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Durban - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 84:48 am6:48 pm14:00:25+0:3511:48 am (82.9°)91.559
Dec 94:48 am6:49 pm14:00:58+0:3311:48 am (83.0°)91.547
Dec 104:48 am6:50 pm14:01:29+0:3011:49 am (83.1°)91.535
Dec 114:48 am6:50 pm14:01:57+0:2811:49 am (83.2°)91.524
Dec 124:49 am6:51 pm14:02:22+0:2511:50 am (83.3°)91.513
Dec 134:49 am6:52 pm14:02:45+0:2211:50 am (83.3°)91.503
Dec 144:49 am6:52 pm14:03:05+0:2011:51 am (83.4°)91.494
* 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

10:05 am

Altitude

-33.1°

Heading

115° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

60.6%

Moon in Durban - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-12:34 am12:47 pm7:02 pm(60.2°)231,17264.6%
Dec 9-1:13 am1:49 pm7:54 pm(55.4°)227,98875.4%
Dec 10-1:54 am2:54 pm8:48 pm(50.7°)225,32485.1%
Dec 11-2:38 am4:01 pm9:45 pm(46.5°)223,49092.8%
Dec 12-3:25 am5:09 pm10:44 pm(43.2°)222,74597.9%
Dec 13-4:17 am6:16 pm11:46 pm(41.1°)223,24099.8%
Dec 14-5:14 am7:21 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* 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, Dec 8, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:10 amThu 8:24 pmThu 1:17 pmAverage visiblity
VenusThu 8:03 amThu 9:58 pmThu 3:01 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 9:44 amThu 11:02 pmThu 4:24 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 1:39 amThu 2:10 pmThu 7:55 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 5:02 amThu 6:51 pmThu 11:57 amNot visible
UranusThu 2:18 pmFri 1:46 amThu 8:02 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 11:08 amThu 11:52 pmThu 5:30 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Durban.

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