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Moon: 99.6%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Mar 5, 2015 at 5:03:32 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:05 AM 98° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 PM 262° West


Moonrise Today: 6:31 PM 85° East
Moonset Today: 5:41 AM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 40 minutes (-2m 4s)

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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

5:03 AM

Altitude

-13.2°

Heading

107° E

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

12h 40m 5s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 4s

Winter: -1h 41m

Summer: +2h 43m

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 – 4:40 AM
Astro. Twilight4:40 AM – 5:10 AM
Nautical Twilight5:10 AM – 5:40 AM
Civil Twilight5:40 AM – 6:05 AM
Daylight6:05 AM – 6:45 PM
Civil Twilight6:45 PM – 7:10 PM
Nautical Twilight7:10 PM – 7:40 PM
Astro. Twilight7:40 PM – 8:10 PM
Night8:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 56:05 AM6:45 PM12:40:05−2:0412:25 PM (62.8°)92.190
Mar 66:06 AM6:44 PM12:38:00−2:0412:25 PM (62.4°)92.214
Mar 76:07 AM6:43 PM12:35:56−2:0412:25 PM (62.0°)92.238
Mar 86:08 AM6:41 PM12:33:51−2:0412:25 PM (61.6°)92.262
Mar 96:08 AM6:40 PM12:31:47−2:0412:24 PM (61.2°)92.287
Mar 106:09 AM6:39 PM12:29:42−2:0412:24 PM (60.8°)92.312
Mar 116:10 AM6:38 PM12:27:37−2:0412:24 PM (60.5°)92.337
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2112:45 AM
June SolsticeJun 216:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 2310:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 226:48 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 2015 Moon Phases

5:03 AM

Altitude

6.5°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.6%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 5-5:41 AM6:31 PM---
Mar 6-6:33 AM7:03 PM12:29 AM(52.6°)252,45899.9%
Mar 7-7:26 AM7:35 PM1:12 AM(56.4°)251,99198.7%
Mar 8-8:19 AM8:08 PM1:54 AM(60.2°)251,09795.6%
Mar 9-9:13 AM8:43 PM2:38 AM(63.8°)249,75190.7%
Mar 10-10:08 AM9:21 PM3:23 AM(67.2°)247,92784.1%
Mar 11-11:03 AM10:02 PM4:10 AM(70.0°)245,61076.1%
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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