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

Moon: 81.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 10, 2016 at 11:15:13 am


Sunrise Today: 5:09 am 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:52 pm 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:03 pm 81° East
Moonset Today: 2:08 am 276° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 42 minutes (+25s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

11:15 am

Altitude

79.4°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 42m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: +25s

Winter: +3h 10m

Summer: -2m 16s

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 – 3:39 am
Astro. Twilight3:39 am – 4:12 am
Nautical Twilight4:12 am – 4:43 am
Civil Twilight4:43 am – 5:09 am
Daylight5:09 am – 6:52 pm
Civil Twilight6:52 pm – 7:18 pm
Nautical Twilight7:18 pm – 7:49 pm
Astro. Twilight7:49 pm – 8:21 pm
Night8:21 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Pretoria - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 105:09 am6:52 pm13:42:46+0:2512:00 pm (87.2°)91.535
Dec 115:09 am6:52 pm13:43:10+0:2312:01 pm (87.3°)91.524
Dec 125:09 am6:53 pm13:43:31+0:2112:01 pm (87.4°)91.513
Dec 135:10 am6:54 pm13:43:50+0:1912:02 pm (87.4°)91.503
Dec 145:10 am6:54 pm13:44:07+0:1612:02 pm (87.5°)91.493
Dec 155:10 am6:55 pm13:44:22+0:1412:03 pm (87.5°)91.485
Dec 165:11 am6:55 pm13:44:34+0:1212:03 pm (87.6°)91.476
* All times are local time for Pretoria. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

11:15 am

Altitude

-48.9°

Heading

110° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.6%

Moon in Pretoria - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-2:08 am3:03 pm9:00 pm(54.8°)225,30685.2%
Dec 11-2:53 am4:08 pm9:57 pm(50.7°)223,47992.8%
Dec 12-3:42 am5:14 pm10:56 pm(47.3°)222,74497.9%
Dec 13-4:36 am6:21 pm11:58 pm(45.3°)223,24999.8%
Dec 14-5:34 am7:25 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 15-6:35 am8:25 pm1:00 am(44.6°)224,98998.5%
Dec 16-7:37 am9:19 pm2:00 am(45.4°)227,79694.2%
* All times are local time for Pretoria. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Pretoria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 10, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:35 amSat 8:26 pmSat 1:31 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 8:26 amSat 10:01 pmSat 3:14 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 10:01 amSat 11:04 pmSat 4:33 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 1:46 amSat 2:13 pmSat 7:59 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 5:12 amSun 6:44 pmSun 11:58 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 2:18 pmSun 1:52 amSat 8:05 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 11:14 amSat 11:52 pmSat 5:33 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Pretoria.

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