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Moon: 48.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 3:53:30 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:50 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:39 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:19 AM 80° East
Moonset Today: 12:03 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 49 minutes (+59s)

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Today's Sun Position in Johannesburg

The Sun's altitude in Johannesburg 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

3:53 AM

Altitude

-39.3°

Heading

86° E

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 49m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +59s

Winter: +19m 48s

Summer: -2h 57m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Johannesburg Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Johannesburg 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 – 5:30 AM
Astro. Twilight5:30 AM – 5:57 AM
Nautical Twilight5:57 AM – 6:25 AM
Civil Twilight6:25 AM – 6:50 AM
Daylight6:50 AM – 5:39 PM
Civil Twilight5:39 PM – 6:04 PM
Nautical Twilight6:04 PM – 6:32 PM
Astro. Twilight6:32 PM – 6:59 PM
Night6:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 276:50 AM5:39 PM10:49:36+0:5912:14 PM (44.8°)94.397
Jul 286:49 AM5:40 PM10:50:38+1:0112:14 PM (45.0°)94.387
Jul 296:49 AM5:40 PM10:51:40+1:0212:14 PM (45.2°)94.377
Jul 306:48 AM5:41 PM10:52:43+1:0312:14 PM (45.5°)94.367
Jul 316:47 AM5:41 PM10:53:48+1:0412:14 PM (45.7°)94.356
Aug 16:47 AM5:42 PM10:54:53+1:0512:14 PM (46.0°)94.344
Aug 26:46 AM5:42 PM10:56:00+1:0612:14 PM (46.2°)94.332
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg time.

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Today's Moon in Johannesburg

The Moon's path in Johannesburg 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

3:53 AM

Altitude

40.8°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.8%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:19 AM12:03 PM-6:13 AM(53.2°)229,71347.6%
Jul 281:21 AM12:50 PM-7:07 AM(49.5°)229,78635.9%
Jul 292:23 AM1:40 PM-8:03 AM(46.7°)230,23724.9%
Jul 303:24 AM2:34 PM-9:00 AM(45.1°)231,10815.4%
Jul 314:23 AM3:31 PM-9:57 AM(44.6°)232,4377.9%
Aug 15:18 AM4:29 PM-10:53 AM(45.4°)234,2322.8%
Aug 26:10 AM5:28 PM-11:48 AM(47.2°)236,4530.3%
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Johannesburg This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:01 AMWed 7:10 PMWed 1:35 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 7:43 AMWed 6:41 PMWed 1:12 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 12:35 PMThu 2:13 AMWed 7:24 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:22 AMWed 9:08 PMWed 3:15 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 1:35 PMThu 3:02 AMWed 8:19 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:35 PMWed 11:02 AMWed 5:19 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:23 PMWed 8:58 AMWed 2:41 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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