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Moon: 9.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2016 at 3:44:33 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:35 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:43 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 3:24 PM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 29 minutes (+1m 27s)

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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

3:44 AM

Altitude

-42.1°

Heading

95° E

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 29m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 27s

Winter: +32m 35s

Summer: -3h 52m

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 – 5:40 AM
Astro. Twilight5:40 AM – 6:10 AM
Nautical Twilight6:10 AM – 6:40 AM
Civil Twilight6:40 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 5:35 PM
Civil Twilight5:35 PM – 6:01 PM
Nautical Twilight6:01 PM – 6:31 PM
Astro. Twilight6:31 PM – 7:01 PM
Night7:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 317:06 AM5:35 PM10:29:18+1:2712:20 PM (38.6°)94.356
Aug 17:05 AM5:36 PM10:30:47+1:2812:20 PM (38.9°)94.344
Aug 27:04 AM5:36 PM10:32:17+1:3012:20 PM (39.1°)94.332
Aug 37:03 AM5:37 PM10:33:48+1:3112:20 PM (39.4°)94.320
Aug 47:02 AM5:38 PM10:35:21+1:3212:20 PM (39.6°)94.307
Aug 57:02 AM5:38 PM10:36:55+1:3412:20 PM (39.9°)94.293
Aug 67:01 AM5:39 PM10:38:30+1:3512:20 PM (40.2°)94.279
* 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

3:44 AM

Altitude

-11.8°

Heading

75° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.5%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 314:43 AM3:24 PM-10:03 AM(37.4°)232,4437.9%
Aug 15:38 AM4:23 PM-11:00 AM(38.2°)234,2402.8%
Aug 26:28 AM5:23 PM-11:54 AM(40.1°)236,4630.3%
Aug 37:12 AM6:23 PM-12:46 PM(42.8°)239,0130.4%
Aug 47:53 AM7:22 PM-1:35 PM(46.3°)241,7382.9%
Aug 58:30 AM8:19 PM-2:22 PM(50.1°)244,4487.5%
Aug 69:05 AM9:15 PM-3:07 PM(54.1°)246,93413.8%
* 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, Sun, Jul 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:18 AMSun 7:22 PMSun 1:49 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 8:00 AMSun 6:44 PMSun 1:22 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 12:14 PMMon 2:27 AMSun 7:20 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:17 AMSun 8:59 PMSun 3:08 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 1:11 PMMon 3:07 AMSun 8:09 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:31 PMSun 10:47 AMSun 5:09 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 8:08 PMSun 8:54 AMSun 2:31 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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