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Moon: 74.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2016 at 6:43:46 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:45 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:25 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:30 PM 105° East
Moonset Today: 11:02 AM 254° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 39 minutes (-45s)

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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

6:43 AM

Altitude

-0.5°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

10h 39m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: -45s

Winter: +9m 23s

Summer: -3h 7m

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 – 5:24 AM
Astro. Twilight5:24 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:20 AM
Civil Twilight6:20 AM – 6:45 AM
Daylight6:45 AM – 5:25 PM
Civil Twilight5:25 PM – 5:49 PM
Nautical Twilight5:49 PM – 6:18 PM
Astro. Twilight6:18 PM – 6:46 PM
Night6:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 276:45 AM5:25 PM10:39:11−0:4512:05 PM (42.4°)94.193
May 286:46 AM5:24 PM10:38:28−0:4312:05 PM (42.3°)94.210
May 296:46 AM5:24 PM10:37:46−0:4212:05 PM (42.1°)94.226
May 306:47 AM5:24 PM10:37:05−0:4012:05 PM (42.0°)94.241
May 316:47 AM5:24 PM10:36:27−0:3812:06 PM (41.8°)94.257
Jun 16:48 AM5:24 PM10:35:49−0:3712:06 PM (41.7°)94.271
Jun 26:48 AM5:23 PM10:35:14−0:3512:06 PM (41.5°)94.286
* 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

6:43 AM

Altitude

55.1°

Heading

282° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

74.0%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 27-11:02 AM10:30 PM4:19 AM(79.0°)239,96774.9%
May 28-11:46 AM11:28 PM5:10 AM(76.1°)237,19764.9%
May 29-12:29 PM-6:01 AM(72.4°)234,31153.9%
May 3012:28 AM1:11 PM-6:52 AM(68.1°)231,44242.4%
May 311:28 AM1:53 PM-7:43 AM(63.5°)228,78031.0%
Jun 12:31 AM2:37 PM-8:36 AM(58.7°)226,55820.4%
Jun 23:34 AM3:23 PM-9:31 AM(54.1°)225,02611.4%
* 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, Fri, May 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:06 AMFri 4:18 PMFri 10:42 AMDifficult
VenusFri 6:33 AMFri 5:14 PMFri 11:53 AMSlightly difficult
MarsFri 4:48 PMSat 6:20 AMFri 11:34 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:01 PMSat 12:34 AMFri 6:47 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 5:54 PMFri 7:22 AMFri 12:38 AMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:28 AMFri 2:58 PMFri 9:13 AMDifficult
NeptuneFri 12:25 AMFri 12:59 PMFri 6:42 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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