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Moon: 2.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 20, 2014 at 11:13:37 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:01 AM 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:22 PM 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:37 AM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:42 PM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 21 minutes (+6s)

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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

11:13 PM

Altitude

-31.7°

Heading

195° S

Phase

Night

Day length
14h 21m 41s

+6s 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 – 3:17 AM
Astro. Twilight3:17 AM – 3:56 AM
Nautical Twilight3:56 AM – 4:32 AM
Civil Twilight4:32 AM – 5:01 AM
Daylight5:01 AM – 7:22 PM
Civil Twilight7:22 PM – 7:51 PM
Nautical Twilight7:51 PM – 8:27 PM
Astro. Twilight8:27 PM – 9:05 PM
Night9:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 205:01 AM7:22 PM14:21:41+0:0612:11 PM (80.1°)91.459
Dec 215:01 AM7:23 PM14:21:45+0:0312:12 PM (80.1°)91.453
Dec 225:02 AM7:23 PM14:21:45< 1s12:12 PM (80.1°)91.447
Dec 235:02 AM7:24 PM14:21:42−0:0312:13 PM (80.1°)91.441
Dec 245:03 AM7:24 PM14:21:36−0:0612:13 PM (80.1°)91.435
Dec 255:03 AM7:25 PM14:21:26−0:0912:14 PM (80.1°)91.430
Dec 265:04 AM7:25 PM14:21:14−0:1212:14 PM (80.0°)91.425
* All times are in local Grahamstown time.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 1:03 AM in Grahamstown. This day is 4 hours, 25 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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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

11:13 PM

Altitude

-39.2°

Heading

177° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

2.0%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 203:37 AM5:42 PM-10:38 AM(73.3°)234,1203.9%
Dec 214:29 AM6:42 PM-11:35 AM(74.3°)231,1220.8%
Dec 225:26 AM7:39 PM-12:33 PM(74.1°)228,7880.4%
Dec 236:29 AM8:32 PM-1:32 PM(72.6°)227,2922.9%
Dec 247:34 AM9:21 PM-2:30 PM(69.9°)226,7028.4%
Dec 258:41 AM10:06 PM-3:27 PM(66.3°)226,97216.3%
Dec 269:48 AM10:47 PM-4:21 PM(62.0°)227,97026.2%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Grahamstown time.

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