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Mthatha, South Africa — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 99.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 17, 2019 at 3:39:35 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:02 am 65° East
Sunset Today: 5:20 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:54 pm 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:22 am 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 18 minutes (+57s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:3:39 pm
Altitude:17.4°
Direction:310° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 18m 9s (Jul 17, 2019)

57 seconds longer than yesterday (Jul 16, 2019)

12 minutes, 59 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

3 hours, 54 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:36 am
Astro. Twilight5:36 am – 6:05 am
Nautical Twilight6:05 am – 6:35 am
Civil Twilight6:35 am – 7:02 am
Daylight7:02 am – 5:20 pm
Civil Twilight5:20 pm – 5:46 pm
Nautical Twilight5:46 pm – 6:16 pm
Astro. Twilight6:16 pm – 6:45 pm
Night6:45 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 177:02 am5:20 pm10:18:09+0:5712:11 pm (37.2°)94.477
Jul 187:01 am5:20 pm10:19:08+0:5912:11 pm (37.4°)94.472
Jul 197:01 am5:21 pm10:20:09+1:0012:11 pm (37.6°)94.466
Jul 207:00 am5:21 pm10:21:12+1:0212:11 pm (37.8°)94.460
Jul 217:00 am5:22 pm10:22:16+1:0412:11 pm (37.9°)94.454
Jul 226:59 am5:23 pm10:23:23+1:0612:11 pm (38.1°)94.447
Jul 236:59 am5:23 pm10:24:31+1:0812:11 pm (38.3°)94.440
* All times are local time for Mthatha. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Mthatha

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Mthatha - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 17-7:22 am5:54 pm12:12 am(80.1°)247,911100.0%
Jul 18-8:05 am6:49 pm1:02 am(78.5°)249,54598.9%
Jul 19-8:44 am7:44 pm1:49 am(75.9°)250,83595.9%
Jul 20-9:19 am8:38 pm2:34 am(72.5°)251,67491.1%
Jul 21-9:51 am9:31 pm3:17 am(68.5°)251,95384.8%
Jul 22-10:22 am10:24 pm3:59 am(64.1°)251,57477.2%
Jul 23-10:51 am11:18 pm4:41 am(59.5°)250,46668.5%
* All times are local time for Mthatha. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Mthatha This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:12 amWed 5:56 pmWed 12:34 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 6:35 amWed 4:41 pmWed 11:38 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 8:01 amWed 6:29 pmWed 1:15 pmDifficult to see
JupiterWed 2:20 pmThu 4:20 amWed 9:20 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 4:35 pmThu 6:34 amWed 11:35 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 1:10 amThu 12:07 pmThu 6:38 amDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 9:26 pmThu 9:57 amThu 3:41 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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