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Moon: 56.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 29, 2016 at 2:26:00 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:46 AM 73° East
Sunset Today: 5:36 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 11:34 PM 108° East
Moonset Today: 12:35 PM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 minutes (-1m 44s)

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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

2:26 PM

Altitude

32.2°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 49m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 44s

Winter: +52m 21s

Summer: -3h 32m

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 – 5:22 AM
Astro. Twilight5:22 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:21 AM
Civil Twilight6:21 AM – 6:46 AM
Daylight6:46 AM – 5:36 PM
Civil Twilight5:36 PM – 6:01 PM
Nautical Twilight6:01 PM – 6:31 PM
Astro. Twilight6:31 PM – 6:59 PM
Night6:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 296:46 AM5:36 PM10:49:04−1:4412:11 PM (42.0°)93.625
Apr 306:47 AM5:35 PM10:47:21−1:4312:11 PM (41.7°)93.650
May 16:48 AM5:34 PM10:45:38−1:4212:11 PM (41.4°)93.674
May 26:49 AM5:33 PM10:43:57−1:4112:11 PM (41.1°)93.698
May 36:49 AM5:32 PM10:42:17−1:4012:11 PM (40.8°)93.722
May 46:50 AM5:31 PM10:40:37−1:3912:11 PM (40.6°)93.745
May 56:51 AM5:30 PM10:39:00−1:3712:11 PM (40.3°)93.768
* 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

2:26 PM

Altitude

-20.7°

Heading

234° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

56.8%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 29-12:35 PM11:34 PM5:38 AM(73.1°)240,63460.5%
Apr 30-1:19 PM-6:29 AM(70.7°)237,19149.7%
May 112:35 AM2:01 PM-7:21 AM(67.5°)233,56738.5%
May 21:38 AM2:42 PM-8:13 AM(63.5°)230,00327.5%
May 32:43 AM3:22 PM-9:06 AM(58.9°)226,79517.5%
May 43:49 AM4:04 PM-10:00 AM(54.0°)224,2689.2%
May 54:58 AM4:47 PM-10:55 AM(49.1°)222,7233.2%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 8:01 AMFri 6:09 PMFri 1:05 PM
VenusFri 5:57 AMFri 5:09 PMFri 11:33 AM
MarsFri 7:03 PMSat 9:07 AMSat 2:05 AM
JupiterFri 3:01 PMSat 2:23 AMFri 8:42 PM
SaturnFri 7:38 PMSat 9:38 AMSat 2:38 AM
UranusFri 5:22 AMFri 4:45 PMFri 11:03 AM
NeptuneFri 2:13 AMFri 2:59 PMFri 8:36 AM
PlutoFri 9:55 PMSat 11:55 AMSat 4:55 AM
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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