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Moon: 15.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 4:07:09 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:24 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 5:54 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 3:12 AM 69° East
Moonset Today: 2:21 PM 290° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 29 minutes (+1m 25s)

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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

4:07 PM

Altitude

22.1°

Heading

293° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 29m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 25s

Winter: +59m 51s

Summer: -2h 17m

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 – 5:07 AM
Astro. Twilight5:07 AM – 5:34 AM
Nautical Twilight5:34 AM – 6:01 AM
Civil Twilight6:01 AM – 6:24 AM
Daylight6:24 AM – 5:54 PM
Civil Twilight5:54 PM – 6:17 PM
Nautical Twilight6:17 PM – 6:44 PM
Astro. Twilight6:44 PM – 7:11 PM
Night7:11 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:24 AM5:54 PM11:29:40+1:2512:09 PM (54.3°)93.889
Aug 296:23 AM5:54 PM11:31:05+1:2512:09 PM (54.7°)93.868
Aug 306:22 AM5:55 PM11:32:32+1:2612:08 PM (55.0°)93.847
Aug 316:21 AM5:55 PM11:33:58+1:2612:08 PM (55.4°)93.825
Sep 16:20 AM5:56 PM11:35:25+1:2712:08 PM (55.8°)93.803
Sep 26:19 AM5:56 PM11:36:53+1:2712:07 PM (56.1°)93.781
Sep 36:18 AM5:56 PM11:38:21+1:2712:07 PM (56.5°)93.758
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Johannesburg on Sep 1

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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

4:07 PM

Altitude

-22.8°

Heading

280° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.3%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 283:12 AM2:21 PM-8:46 AM(45.0°)235,55917.8%
Aug 294:04 AM3:19 PM-9:40 AM(46.5°)237,59210.0%
Aug 304:51 AM4:16 PM-10:32 AM(48.9°)239,7434.4%
Aug 315:35 AM5:12 PM-11:22 AM(52.0°)241,9771.0%
Sep 16:16 AM6:07 PM-12:09 PM(55.7°)244,2300.0%
Sep 26:54 AM7:00 PM-12:55 PM(59.6°)246,4101.2%
Sep 37:30 AM7:52 PM-1:39 PM(63.7°)248,3904.4%
* 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, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:22 AMSun 7:37 PMSun 1:29 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:35 AMSun 7:33 PMSun 1:34 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 11:24 AMMon 1:15 AMSun 6:19 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:34 AMSun 7:30 PMSun 1:32 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 11:29 AMMon 12:57 AMSun 6:13 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:23 PMMon 8:52 AMMon 3:07 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:10 PMMon 6:46 AMMon 12:28 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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