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

Moon: 39.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 3:40:45 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:18 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 5:38 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 1:12 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 12:11 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 20 minutes (+1m 38s)

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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

3:40 AM

Altitude

-34.7°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 20m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 38s

Winter: +1h 6m

Summer: -2h 43m

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 – 4:58 AM
Astro. Twilight4:58 AM – 5:26 AM
Nautical Twilight5:26 AM – 5:54 AM
Civil Twilight5:54 AM – 6:18 AM
Daylight6:18 AM – 5:38 PM
Civil Twilight5:38 PM – 6:02 PM
Nautical Twilight6:02 PM – 6:30 PM
Astro. Twilight6:30 PM – 6:58 PM
Night6:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Durban - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 266:18 AM5:38 PM11:20:18+1:3811:58 AM (50.0°)93.930
Aug 276:17 AM5:39 PM11:21:57+1:3911:57 AM (50.3°)93.910
Aug 286:15 AM5:39 PM11:23:37+1:3911:57 AM (50.7°)93.889
Aug 296:14 AM5:40 PM11:25:17+1:4011:57 AM (51.0°)93.868
Aug 306:13 AM5:40 PM11:26:58+1:4011:56 AM (51.4°)93.847
Aug 316:12 AM5:41 PM11:28:39+1:4111:56 AM (51.7°)93.825
Sep 16:11 AM5:41 PM11:30:21+1:4111:56 AM (52.1°)93.803
* All times are local time for Durban. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Durban on Sep 1

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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

3:40 AM

Altitude

25.9°

Heading

48° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.8%

Moon in Durban - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 261:12 AM12:11 PM-6:42 AM(41.9°)231,92638.4%
Aug 272:11 AM1:06 PM-7:39 AM(41.0°)233,65127.4%
Aug 283:06 AM2:03 PM-8:34 AM(41.3°)235,54317.9%
Aug 293:58 AM3:01 PM-9:28 AM(42.8°)237,57510.1%
Aug 304:44 AM3:59 PM-10:20 AM(45.2°)239,7254.4%
Aug 315:27 AM4:56 PM-11:10 AM(48.3°)241,9581.1%
Sep 16:06 AM5:52 PM-11:57 AM(51.9°)244,2120.0%
* 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, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:16 AMFri 7:32 PMFri 1:24 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 7:25 AMFri 7:18 PMFri 1:21 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 11:07 AMSat 1:15 AMFri 6:11 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 7:30 AMFri 7:23 PMFri 1:26 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnFri 11:18 AMSat 1:00 AMFri 6:09 PMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 9:26 PMFri 8:49 AMFri 3:08 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 6:07 PMFri 6:49 AMFri 12:28 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Durban.

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