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Moon: 21.3%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 12:18:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 4:57 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:12 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 9:07 am 109° East
Moonset Today: 10:57 pm 252° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 14 minutes (+52s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:18 pm

Altitude

78.6°

Heading

343° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 14m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: +52s

Winter: +4h 17m

Summer: -7m 23s

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 – 3:16 am
Astro. Twilight3:16 am – 3:54 am
Nautical Twilight3:54 am – 4:29 am
Civil Twilight4:29 am – 4:57 am
Daylight4:57 am – 7:12 pm
Civil Twilight7:12 pm – 7:40 pm
Nautical Twilight7:40 pm – 8:15 pm
Astro. Twilight8:15 pm – 8:53 pm
Night8:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 44:57 am7:12 pm14:14:22+0:5212:04 pm (79.0°)91.612
Dec 54:57 am7:12 pm14:15:11+0:4912:05 pm (79.1°)91.598
Dec 64:57 am7:13 pm14:15:58+0:4612:05 pm (79.3°)91.585
Dec 74:57 am7:14 pm14:16:42+0:4312:06 pm (79.4°)91.572
Dec 84:57 am7:15 pm14:17:23+0:4112:06 pm (79.5°)91.559
Dec 94:58 am7:16 pm14:18:01+0:3812:06 pm (79.6°)91.547
Dec 104:58 am7:16 pm14:18:36+0:3512:07 pm (79.7°)91.535
* 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

12:18 pm

Altitude

37.5°

Heading

84° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.3%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 49:07 am10:57 pm-4:04 pm(72.0°)243,89022.7%
Dec 510:03 am11:37 pm-4:53 pm(69.1°)241,06432.0%
Dec 611:02 am--5:42 pm(65.5°)237,90642.4%
Dec 7-12:16 am12:02 pm6:31 pm(61.3°)234,53353.5%
Dec 8-12:53 am1:05 pm7:21 pm(56.6°)231,13064.8%
Dec 9-1:31 am2:09 pm8:13 pm(51.8°)227,95175.6%
Dec 10-2:10 am3:15 pm9:07 pm(47.2°)225,29685.2%
* 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, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:11 amSun 8:46 pmSun 1:29 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 8:05 amSun 10:23 pmSun 3:15 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 9:58 amSun 11:33 pmSun 4:45 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 2:09 amSun 2:43 pmSun 8:26 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 5:26 amSun 7:31 pmSun 12:28 pmNot visible
UranusSun 2:54 pmMon 2:18 amSun 8:36 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 11:38 amMon 12:28 amSun 6:03 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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