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Moon: 11.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jul 30, 2014 at 1:33:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:45 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:25 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:29 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 8:37 PM 272° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 40 minutes (+1m 12s)

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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

1:33 PM

Altitude

37.3°

Heading

333° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length
10h 40m 43s

+1m 12s longer

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 – 5:22 AM
Astro. Twilight5:22 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:19 AM
Civil Twilight6:19 AM – 6:45 AM
Daylight6:45 AM – 5:25 PM
Civil Twilight5:25 PM – 5:50 PM
Nautical Twilight5:50 PM – 6:19 PM
Astro. Twilight6:19 PM – 6:48 PM
Night6:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 306:45 AM5:25 PM10:40:43+1:1212:05 PM (42.0°)94.374
Jul 316:44 AM5:26 PM10:41:57+1:1412:05 PM (42.2°)94.363
Aug 16:43 AM5:26 PM10:43:12+1:1512:05 PM (42.5°)94.351
Aug 26:43 AM5:27 PM10:44:29+1:1612:05 PM (42.7°)94.338
Aug 36:42 AM5:28 PM10:45:47+1:1712:05 PM (43.0°)94.325
Aug 46:41 AM5:28 PM10:47:06+1:1912:04 PM (43.2°)94.312
Aug 56:40 AM5:29 PM10:48:26+1:2012:04 PM (43.5°)94.299
* All times are in local Pietermaritzburg time.

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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.

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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 2014 Moon Phases

1:33 PM

Altitude

54.5°

Heading

24° NE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

11.0%

Moon in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 308:29 AM8:37 PM-2:31 PM(56.8°)251,29611.2%
Jul 319:03 AM9:29 PM-3:13 PM(60.8°)249,78718.1%
Aug 19:36 AM10:22 PM-3:57 PM(64.7°)247,66726.4%
Aug 210:12 AM11:16 PM-4:42 PM(68.5°)244,94535.8%
Aug 310:49 AM--5:29 PM(72.0°)241,67746.1%
Aug 4-12:12 AM11:31 AM6:19 PM(74.9°)237,98256.9%
Aug 5-1:10 AM12:17 PM7:12 PM(77.0°)234,05567.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Pietermaritzburg time.

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