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Moon: 53.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 27, 2016 at 1:26:47 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:09 PM 297° Northwest


Moonset Today: 11:43 AM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 15 minutes (+13s)

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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

1:26 PM

Altitude

33.3°

Heading

336° N

Phase

Daylight

Day length

10h 15m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: +13s

Winter: +46s

Summer: -3h 47m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Pietermaritzburg Today

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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 – 5:29 AM
Astro. Twilight5:29 AM – 5:58 AM
Nautical Twilight5:58 AM – 6:28 AM
Civil Twilight6:28 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 5:09 PM
Civil Twilight5:09 PM – 5:36 PM
Nautical Twilight5:36 PM – 6:05 PM
Astro. Twilight6:05 PM – 6:34 PM
Night6:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 276:54 AM5:09 PM10:15:24+0:1312:02 PM (37.1°)94.498
Jun 286:54 AM5:10 PM10:15:40+0:1512:02 PM (37.2°)94.502
Jun 296:54 AM5:10 PM10:15:58+0:1712:02 PM (37.2°)94.505
Jun 306:54 AM5:10 PM10:16:18+0:2012:02 PM (37.3°)94.508
Jul 16:54 AM5:11 PM10:16:40+0:2212:02 PM (37.4°)94.510
Jul 26:54 AM5:11 PM10:17:04+0:2412:03 PM (37.4°)94.511
Jul 36:54 AM5:12 PM10:17:31+0:2612:03 PM (37.5°)94.512
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg. 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 Pietermaritzburg time.

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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 2016 Moon Phases

1:26 PM

Altitude

-22.4°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

53.4%

Moon in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 27-11:43 AM-5:30 AM(61.8°)231,78857.1%
Jun 2812:13 AM12:24 PM-6:21 AM(57.1°)230,08045.4%
Jun 291:15 AM1:06 PM-7:13 AM(52.5°)228,68733.7%
Jun 302:19 AM1:51 PM-8:07 AM(48.3°)227,74822.8%
Jul 13:24 AM2:39 PM-9:03 AM(44.9°)227,41113.5%
Jul 24:29 AM3:32 PM-10:01 AM(42.4°)227,8056.3%
Jul 35:31 AM4:28 PM-11:00 AM(41.2°)228,9991.8%
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Pietermaritzburg This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:04 AMMon 4:19 PMMon 11:12 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:21 AMMon 5:32 PMMon 12:26 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 2:01 PMTue 3:45 AMMon 8:53 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:59 AMMon 10:34 PMMon 4:47 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 3:23 PMTue 5:04 AMMon 10:13 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 1:20 AMTue 12:43 PMTue 7:02 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 10:07 PMTue 10:46 AMTue 4:27 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg.

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