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Flag for South Africa Polokwane, South Africa — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 17.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 28, 2016 at 11:01:35 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:17 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 5:50 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 3:02 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 2:19 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 33 minutes (+1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Polokwane

The Sun's altitude in Polokwane 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

11:01 AM

Altitude

53.4°

Heading

26° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 33m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 16s

Winter: +53m 42s

Summer: -2h 3m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Polokwane Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Polokwane 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 – 5:01 AM
Astro. Twilight5:01 AM – 5:28 AM
Nautical Twilight5:28 AM – 5:54 AM
Civil Twilight5:54 AM – 6:17 AM
Daylight6:17 AM – 5:50 PM
Civil Twilight5:50 PM – 6:13 PM
Nautical Twilight6:13 PM – 6:39 PM
Astro. Twilight6:39 PM – 7:06 PM
Night7:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Polokwane - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 286:17 AM5:50 PM11:33:17+1:1612:03 PM (56.6°)93.889
Aug 296:16 AM5:50 PM11:34:34+1:1712:03 PM (57.0°)93.868
Aug 306:15 AM5:51 PM11:35:52+1:1712:03 PM (57.3°)93.847
Aug 316:14 AM5:51 PM11:37:10+1:1712:02 PM (57.7°)93.825
Sep 16:13 AM5:51 PM11:38:28+1:1812:02 PM (58.1°)93.803
Sep 26:12 AM5:52 PM11:39:46+1:1812:02 PM (58.4°)93.781
Sep 36:11 AM5:52 PM11:41:05+1:1812:01 PM (58.8°)93.758
* All times are local time for Polokwane. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Polokwane 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 Polokwane time.

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Today's Moon in Polokwane

The Moon's path in Polokwane 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

11:01 AM

Altitude

35.8°

Heading

319° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.0%

Moon in Polokwane - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 283:02 AM2:19 PM-8:40 AM(47.4°)235,55117.8%
Aug 293:54 AM3:16 PM-9:35 AM(48.8°)237,58410.1%
Aug 304:42 AM4:13 PM-10:26 AM(51.2°)239,7344.4%
Aug 315:27 AM5:08 PM-11:16 AM(54.3°)241,9681.1%
Sep 16:08 AM6:02 PM-12:03 PM(58.0°)244,2220.0%
Sep 26:47 AM6:55 PM-12:49 PM(62.0°)246,4011.2%
Sep 37:24 AM7:46 PM-1:33 PM(66.0°)248,3824.4%
* All times are local time for Polokwane. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Polokwane This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:17 AMSun 7:31 PMSun 1:24 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:29 AMSun 7:28 PMSun 1:28 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSun 11:24 AMMon 1:04 AMSun 6:14 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 7:28 AMSun 7:24 PMSun 1:26 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnSun 11:28 AMMon 12:47 AMSun 6:07 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 9:16 PMMon 8:48 AMMon 3:02 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 6:06 PMMon 6:39 AMMon 12:22 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Polokwane.

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