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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 10:36:08 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:13 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:58 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:36 AM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:21 PM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 45 minutes (+2s)

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Today's Sun Position in Pretoria

The Sun's altitude in Pretoria 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

10:36 PM

Altitude

-36.4°

Heading

205° SW

Phase

Night

Day length
13h 45m 2s

+2s longer

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Pretoria today

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Day, night and twilight times in Pretoria 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 – 3:42 AM
Astro. Twilight3:42 AM – 4:15 AM
Nautical Twilight4:15 AM – 4:47 AM
Civil Twilight4:47 AM – 5:13 AM
Daylight5:13 AM – 6:58 PM
Civil Twilight6:58 PM – 7:24 PM
Nautical Twilight7:24 PM – 7:55 PM
Astro. Twilight7:55 PM – 8:28 PM
Night8:28 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Pretoria - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 215:13 AM6:58 PM13:45:02+0:0212:05 PM (87.7°)91.453
Dec 225:13 AM6:58 PM13:45:03< 1s12:06 PM (87.7°)91.447
Dec 235:14 AM6:59 PM13:45:00−0:0212:06 PM (87.7°)91.441
Dec 245:14 AM6:59 PM13:44:56−0:0412:07 PM (87.7°)91.435
Dec 255:15 AM7:00 PM13:44:49−0:0612:07 PM (87.6°)91.430
Dec 265:15 AM7:00 PM13:44:40−0:0812:08 PM (87.6°)91.425
Dec 275:16 AM7:00 PM13:44:29−0:1112:08 PM (87.6°)91.421
* All times are in local Pretoria time.

December Solstice (Summer Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 1:03 AM in Pretoria. This day is 3 hours, 13 minutes longer than on June Solstice. In locations south of Equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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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 Pretoria time.

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Today's moon in Pretoria

The Moon's path in Pretoria 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

10:36 PM

Altitude

-42.6°

Heading

205° SW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Pretoria - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 214:36 AM6:21 PM-11:28 AM(81.9°)231,1350.8%
Dec 225:34 AM7:18 PM-12:26 PM(81.7°)228,7970.4%
Dec 236:35 AM8:13 PM-1:25 PM(80.2°)227,2972.9%
Dec 247:39 AM9:04 PM-2:23 PM(77.5°)226,7028.3%
Dec 258:43 AM9:52 PM-3:20 PM(73.9°)226,96916.3%
Dec 269:46 AM10:37 PM-4:14 PM(69.6°)227,96426.2%
Dec 2710:48 AM11:20 PM-5:06 PM(64.9°)229,50337.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Pretoria time.

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