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Moon: 24.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 19, 2014 at 12:12:52 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:08 AM 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:08 PM 271° West


Moonrise Today: 3:04 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 2:04 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours (+2m 2s)

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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

12:12 AM

Altitude

-58.3°

Heading

177° S

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 15s

+2m 2s longer

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 – 4:45 AM
Astro. Twilight4:45 AM – 5:14 AM
Nautical Twilight5:14 AM – 5:43 AM
Civil Twilight5:43 AM – 6:08 AM
Daylight6:08 AM – 6:08 PM
Civil Twilight6:08 PM – 6:33 PM
Nautical Twilight6:33 PM – 7:02 PM
Astro. Twilight7:02 PM – 7:31 PM
Night7:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 196:08 AM6:08 PM12:00:15+2:0212:08 PM (55.3°)93.386
Sep 206:06 AM6:09 PM12:02:17+2:0212:07 PM (55.7°)93.361
Sep 216:05 AM6:09 PM12:04:20+2:0212:07 PM (56.0°)93.335
Sep 226:04 AM6:10 PM12:06:22+2:0212:07 PM (56.4°)93.310
Sep 236:02 AM6:11 PM12:08:25+2:0212:06 PM (56.8°)93.284
Sep 246:01 AM6:11 PM12:10:28+2:0212:06 PM (57.2°)93.258
Sep 256:00 AM6:12 PM12:12:31+2:0212:06 PM (57.6°)93.232
* All times are in local Grahamstown time.

September Equinox (Vernal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 4:29 AM in Grahamstown.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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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 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:12 AM

Altitude

-34.8°

Heading

93° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

24.0%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 193:04 AM2:04 PM-8:32 AM(41.0°)251,65621.2%
Sep 203:42 AM2:56 PM-9:17 AM(43.7°)252,18313.8%
Sep 214:17 AM3:49 PM-10:01 AM(46.9°)252,0587.8%
Sep 224:50 AM4:43 PM-10:44 AM(50.6°)251,3773.4%
Sep 235:23 AM5:36 PM-11:27 AM(54.4°)250,2510.8%
Sep 245:56 AM6:31 PM-12:10 PM(58.4°)248,7760.0%
Sep 256:29 AM7:26 PM-12:55 PM(62.3°)247,0281.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Grahamstown time.

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