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Moon: 80.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 12:49:28 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:16 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:28 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 10:34 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 10 minutes (-1m 3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Grahamstown

The Sun's altitude in Grahamstown 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

12:49 PM

Altitude

34.7°

Heading

349° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 10m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 3s

Winter: +13m 47s

Summer: -4h 11m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grahamstown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Grahamstown 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 – 5:38 AM
Astro. Twilight5:38 AM – 6:08 AM
Nautical Twilight6:08 AM – 6:39 AM
Civil Twilight6:39 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 5:16 PM
Civil Twilight5:16 PM – 5:43 PM
Nautical Twilight5:43 PM – 6:14 PM
Astro. Twilight6:14 PM – 6:43 PM
Night6:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 267:06 AM5:16 PM10:10:31−1:0312:11 PM (35.5°)94.177
May 277:06 AM5:16 PM10:09:29−1:0112:11 PM (35.3°)94.193
May 287:07 AM5:15 PM10:08:30−0:5912:11 PM (35.2°)94.210
May 297:07 AM5:15 PM10:07:33−0:5712:11 PM (35.0°)94.226
May 307:08 AM5:15 PM10:06:38−0:5412:11 PM (34.9°)94.241
May 317:09 AM5:14 PM10:05:45−0:5212:12 PM (34.7°)94.257
Jun 17:09 AM5:14 PM10:04:55−0:5012:12 PM (34.6°)94.271
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. 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 Grahamstown time.

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Today's Moon in Grahamstown

The Moon's path in Grahamstown 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

12:49 PM

Altitude

-24.3°

Heading

229° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

80.5%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-10:34 AM9:28 PM3:35 AM(73.8°)242,52683.5%
May 27-11:19 AM10:27 PM4:25 AM(71.8°)239,95674.9%
May 28-12:00 PM11:28 PM5:16 AM(68.9°)237,18564.9%
May 29-12:41 PM-6:07 AM(65.2°)234,29953.8%
May 3012:30 AM1:20 PM-6:58 AM(60.9°)231,43042.3%
May 311:34 AM1:59 PM-7:49 AM(56.2°)228,77030.9%
Jun 12:39 AM2:39 PM-8:42 AM(51.4°)226,55020.4%
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grahamstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:23 AMThu 4:18 PMThu 10:50 AMDifficult
VenusThu 6:51 AMThu 5:05 PMThu 11:58 AMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 4:44 PMFri 6:47 AMThu 11:45 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 1:15 PMFri 12:39 AMThu 6:57 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:45 PMFri 7:43 AMFri 12:44 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 3:43 AMThu 3:02 PMThu 9:22 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 12:29 AMThu 1:14 PMThu 6:52 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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