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

Moon: 100.0%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Jul 16, 2019 at 7:08:01 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 65° Northeast
Sunset Today: 5:24 pm 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:05 pm 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:47 am 243° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 9 minutes (+59s)

Location of GrahamstownLocation

Today's Sun Position in Grahamstown

Time:7:08 pm
Altitude:-21.2°
Direction:282° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 9m 36s (Jul 16, 2019)

59 seconds longer than yesterday (Jul 15, 2019)

12 minutes, 56 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

4 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grahamstown Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:47 am
Astro. Twilight5:47 am – 6:17 am
Nautical Twilight6:17 am – 6:48 am
Civil Twilight6:48 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 5:24 pm
Civil Twilight5:24 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:22 pm
Astro. Twilight6:22 pm – 6:52 pm
Night6:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 167:15 am5:24 pm10:09:36+0:5912:19 pm (35.3°)94.482
Jul 177:14 am5:25 pm10:10:37+1:0112:20 pm (35.5°)94.477
Jul 187:14 am5:26 pm10:11:40+1:0312:20 pm (35.7°)94.472
Jul 197:13 am5:26 pm10:12:46+1:0512:20 pm (35.9°)94.466
Jul 207:13 am5:27 pm10:13:53+1:0712:20 pm (36.0°)94.460
Jul 217:12 am5:27 pm10:15:02+1:0912:20 pm (36.2°)94.454
Jul 227:12 am5:28 pm10:16:13+1:1112:20 pm (36.4°)94.447
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Grahamstown

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 16-6:47 am5:05 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jul 17-7:35 am6:00 pm12:21 am(78.4°)247,922100.0%
Jul 18-8:18 am6:55 pm1:11 am(76.7°)249,55598.9%
Jul 19-8:57 am7:50 pm1:58 am(74.1°)250,84295.9%
Jul 20-9:31 am8:45 pm2:44 am(70.7°)251,67891.1%
Jul 21-10:02 am9:39 pm3:27 am(66.7°)251,95384.8%
Jul 22-10:32 am10:33 pm4:09 am(62.3°)251,57077.2%
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Partial Lunar Eclipse visible in Grahamstown on Jul 16 – Jul 17

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grahamstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:23 amWed 6:03 pmWed 12:43 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 6:48 amWed 4:46 pmWed 11:47 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 8:13 amWed 6:35 pmWed 1:24 pmDifficult to see
JupiterTue 2:29 pmWed 4:37 amTue 9:33 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 4:44 pmWed 6:52 amTue 11:48 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:25 amWed 12:18 pmWed 6:51 amDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 9:38 pmWed 10:11 amWed 3:54 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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