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Moon: 90.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 11, 2016 at 1:59:03 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:27 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:49 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:57 pm 75° East
Moonset Today: 3:24 am 282° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 22 minutes (+33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Stellenbosch

The Sun's altitude in Stellenbosch 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

1:59 pm

Altitude

69.2°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 22m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: +33s

Winter: +4h 28m

Summer: -2m 39s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Stellenbosch Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Stellenbosch 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 – 3:43 am
Astro. Twilight3:43 am – 4:22 am
Nautical Twilight4:22 am – 4:58 am
Civil Twilight4:58 am – 5:27 am
Daylight5:27 am – 7:49 pm
Civil Twilight7:49 pm – 8:18 pm
Nautical Twilight8:18 pm – 8:54 pm
Astro. Twilight8:54 pm – 9:33 pm
Night9:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Stellenbosch - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 115:27 am7:49 pm14:22:27+0:3312:38 pm (79.1°)91.523
Dec 125:27 am7:50 pm14:22:57+0:3012:38 pm (79.2°)91.513
Dec 135:27 am7:51 pm14:23:24+0:2712:39 pm (79.3°)91.503
Dec 145:28 am7:51 pm14:23:48+0:2312:39 pm (79.3°)91.493
Dec 155:28 am7:52 pm14:24:09+0:2012:40 pm (79.4°)91.484
Dec 165:28 am7:53 pm14:24:26+0:1712:40 pm (79.4°)91.476
Dec 175:29 am7:53 pm14:24:41+0:1412:41 pm (79.4°)91.468
* All times are local time for Stellenbosch. 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 Stellenbosch time.

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Today's Moon in Stellenbosch

The Moon's path in Stellenbosch 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

1:59 pm

Altitude

-35.5°

Heading

100° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.6%

Moon in Stellenbosch - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 11-3:24 am4:57 pm10:35 pm(42.3°)223,44693.0%
Dec 12-4:09 am6:06 pm11:35 pm(39.0°)222,74198.0%
Dec 13-5:00 am7:15 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-5:57 am8:20 pm12:37 am(37.0°)223,27999.8%
Dec 15-6:57 am9:19 pm1:39 am(36.3°)225,05098.4%
Dec 16-8:01 am10:11 pm2:39 am(37.2°)227,88194.1%
Dec 17-9:04 am10:57 pm3:36 am(39.2°)231,47487.3%
* All times are local time for Stellenbosch. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Stellenbosch This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Dec 11, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:52 amSun 9:25 pmSun 2:09 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 8:47 amSun 10:56 pmSun 3:52 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 10:26 amSun 11:52 pmSun 5:09 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 2:15 amSun 2:51 pmSun 8:33 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 5:27 amMon 7:36 pmMon 12:31 pmNot visible
UranusSun 2:57 pmMon 2:20 amSun 8:38 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 11:41 amMon 12:32 amSun 6:06 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Stellenbosch.

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