Home > Sun & Moon > Pietermaritzburg

Flag for South Africa Pietermaritzburg, South Africa — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 10.5%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2014 at 2:22:02 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:17 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 5:42 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 8:14 AM 98° East
Moonset Today: 9:11 PM 260° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 24 minutes (+1m 38s)

Location of PietermaritzburgLocation

Today's Sun Position in Pietermaritzburg

The Sun's altitude in Pietermaritzburg 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

2:22 AM

Altitude

-50.9°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Night

Day length
11h 24m 55s

+1m 38s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Pietermaritzburg today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

Day, night and twilight times in Pietermaritzburg 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 – 4:58 AM
Astro. Twilight4:58 AM – 5:25 AM
Nautical Twilight5:25 AM – 5:53 AM
Civil Twilight5:53 AM – 6:17 AM
Daylight6:17 AM – 5:42 PM
Civil Twilight5:42 PM – 6:06 PM
Nautical Twilight6:06 PM – 6:34 PM
Astro. Twilight6:34 PM – 7:01 PM
Night7:01 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 296:17 AM5:42 PM11:24:55+1:3811:59 AM (51.1°)93.883
Aug 306:16 AM5:42 PM11:26:34+1:3911:59 AM (51.5°)93.861
Aug 316:15 AM5:43 PM11:28:14+1:3911:59 AM (51.8°)93.839
Sep 16:14 AM5:44 PM11:29:54+1:4011:58 AM (52.2°)93.816
Sep 26:12 AM5:44 PM11:31:35+1:4011:58 AM (52.6°)93.793
Sep 36:11 AM5:45 PM11:33:16+1:4111:58 AM (52.9°)93.770
Sep 46:10 AM5:45 PM11:34:58+1:4111:57 AM (53.3°)93.747
* All times are in local Pietermaritzburg time.

See full month's Sun

Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 221:03 AM
* All times are local Pietermaritzburg time.

Sun articles

Today's moon in Pietermaritzburg

The Moon's path in Pietermaritzburg 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 2014 Moon Phases

2:22 AM

Altitude

-55.1°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

10.5%

Moon in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 298:14 AM9:11 PM-2:40 PM(67.2°)246,98213.8%
Aug 308:50 AM10:06 PM-3:26 PM(70.7°)244,58521.6%
Aug 319:30 AM11:02 PM-4:14 PM(73.8°)241,77630.8%
Sep 110:13 AM11:59 PM-5:05 PM(76.2°)238,61241.2%
Sep 211:01 AM--5:58 PM(77.7°)235,20452.3%
Sep 3-12:57 AM11:55 AM6:54 PM(78.1°)231,73563.6%
Sep 4-1:53 AM12:53 PM7:52 PM(77.2°)228,45674.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Pietermaritzburg time.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles