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Gaborone, Botswana — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 8.1%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: May 8, 2021 at 8:49:19 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:41 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 5:43 pm 289° West
Moonrise Today: 3:42 am 92° East
Moonset Today: 4:02 pm 271° West
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 5s)
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Today's Sun Position in Gaborone

Time:8:49 pm
Altitude:-42.2°
Direction:271° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 2m 18s (May 8, 2021)

1 minute, 5 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 7, 2021)

25 minutes, 57 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 20, 2020)

2 hours, 38 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Gaborone Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:23 am
Astro. Twilight5:23 am – 5:50 am
Nautical Twilight5:50 am – 6:17 am
Civil Twilight6:17 am – 6:41 am
Daylight6:41 am – 5:43 pm
Civil Twilight5:43 pm – 6:07 pm
Nautical Twilight6:07 pm – 6:35 pm
Astro. Twilight6:35 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Gaborone - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 86:41 am5:43 pm11:02:18−1:0512:12 pm (48.2°)93.827
May 96:42 am5:43 pm11:01:13−1:0412:12 pm (47.9°)93.849
May 106:42 am5:42 pm11:00:10−1:0312:12 pm (47.6°)93.871
May 116:43 am5:42 pm10:59:08−1:0212:12 pm (47.4°)93.893
May 126:43 am5:41 pm10:58:07−1:0112:12 pm (47.1°)93.914
May 136:44 am5:41 pm10:57:07−1:0012:12 pm (46.9°)93.934
May 146:44 am5:40 pm10:56:08−0:5912:12 pm (46.6°)93.954
* All times are local time for Gaborone. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Gaborone

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Gaborone - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 83:42 am4:02 pm-9:55 am(65.2°)249,85910.7%
May 94:33 am4:33 pm-10:35 am(59.8°)251,2255.4%
May 105:23 am5:05 pm-11:16 am(54.7°)252,1111.8%
May 116:15 am5:38 pm-11:58 am(50.0°)252,5440.2%
May 127:07 am6:14 pm-12:42 pm(45.8°)252,5360.4%
May 138:00 am6:54 pm-1:29 pm(42.5°)252,0802.5%
May 148:54 am7:39 pm-2:17 pm(40.2°)251,1546.5%
* All times are local time for Gaborone. 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 Gaborone This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, May 8, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:17 amSun 6:49 pmSun 1:33 pmAverage visibility
VenusSun 7:35 amSun 6:23 pmSun 12:59 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 10:36 amSat 9:04 pmSat 3:50 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 12:49 amSun 1:39 pmSun 7:14 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 11:36 pmSun 12:46 pmSun 6:11 amPerfect visibility
UranusSun 6:08 amSun 5:16 pmSun 11:42 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 2:32 amSun 2:50 pmSun 8:41 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Gaborone.

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