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Moon: 5.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 5, 2016 at 1:26:58 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 72° East
Sunset Today: 5:35 PM 288° West


Moonrise Today: 4:48 AM 83° East
Moonset Today: 4:46 PM 279° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours (-1m 12s)

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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

1:26 AM

Altitude

-68.4°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 59s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 12s

Winter: +31m 11s

Summer: -2h 46m

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 – 5:15 AM
Astro. Twilight5:15 AM – 5:42 AM
Nautical Twilight5:42 AM – 6:10 AM
Civil Twilight6:10 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 5:35 PM
Civil Twilight5:35 PM – 5:59 PM
Nautical Twilight5:59 PM – 6:26 PM
Astro. Twilight6:26 PM – 6:54 PM
Night6:54 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 56:34 AM5:35 PM11:00:59−1:1212:04 PM (47.4°)93.768
May 66:34 AM5:34 PM10:59:48−1:1112:04 PM (47.1°)93.791
May 76:35 AM5:34 PM10:58:37−1:1012:04 PM (46.8°)93.813
May 86:35 AM5:33 PM10:57:27−1:0912:04 PM (46.6°)93.835
May 96:36 AM5:32 PM10:56:19−1:0812:04 PM (46.3°)93.856
May 106:36 AM5:32 PM10:55:11−1:0712:04 PM (46.0°)93.877
May 116:37 AM5:31 PM10:54:04−1:0612:04 PM (45.8°)93.898
* 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

1:26 AM

Altitude

-43.1°

Heading

108° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.2%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 54:48 AM4:46 PM-10:49 AM(56.4°)222,7273.3%
May 65:54 AM5:35 PM-11:47 AM(51.9°)222,3750.4%
May 77:01 AM6:27 PM-12:46 PM(48.3°)223,3010.8%
May 88:07 AM7:22 PM-1:46 PM(45.9°)225,4234.4%
May 99:10 AM8:20 PM-2:45 PM(44.7°)228,51110.7%
May 1010:08 AM9:18 PM-3:43 PM(44.9°)232,23519.2%
May 1111:02 AM10:16 PM-4:38 PM(46.3°)236,23328.9%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryThu 7:08 AMThu 5:51 PMThu 12:29 PM
VenusThu 5:54 AMThu 5:09 PMThu 11:32 AM
MarsWed 6:48 PMThu 8:22 AMThu 1:35 AM
JupiterThu 2:26 PMFri 1:58 AMThu 8:12 PM
SaturnWed 7:26 PMThu 8:56 AMThu 2:11 AM
UranusThu 4:49 AMThu 4:21 PMThu 10:35 AM
NeptuneThu 1:50 AMThu 2:24 PMThu 8:07 AM
PlutoWed 9:44 PMThu 11:14 AMThu 4:29 AM
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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