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Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Apr 26, 2017 at 4:34:32 am


Sunrise Today: 6:44 am 74° East
Sunset Today: 5:38 pm 286° West


Moonrise Today: 6:21 am 80° East
Moonset Today: 5:58 pm 282° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 54 minutes (-1m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Grahamstown

The Sun's altitude in Grahamstown 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

4:34 am

Altitude

-27.6°

Heading

92° E

Position

Night

Day length

10h 54m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 47s

Winter: +58m 6s

Summer: -3h 27m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grahamstown Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Grahamstown 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 – 5:20 am
Astro. Twilight5:20 am – 5:49 am
Nautical Twilight5:49 am – 6:18 am
Civil Twilight6:18 am – 6:44 am
Daylight6:44 am – 5:38 pm
Civil Twilight5:38 pm – 6:04 pm
Nautical Twilight6:04 pm – 6:33 pm
Astro. Twilight6:33 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 266:44 am5:38 pm10:54:46−1:4712:11 pm (43.1°)93.548
Apr 276:44 am5:37 pm10:52:59−1:4612:11 pm (42.7°)93.572
Apr 286:45 am5:36 pm10:51:13−1:4512:11 pm (42.4°)93.596
Apr 296:46 am5:35 pm10:49:28−1:4512:11 pm (42.1°)93.620
Apr 306:47 am5:34 pm10:47:44−1:4312:11 pm (41.8°)93.644
May 16:47 am5:33 pm10:46:02−1:4212:10 pm (41.5°)93.667
May 26:48 am5:32 pm10:44:20−1:4112:10 pm (41.2°)93.689
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 216:24 am
September EquinoxSep 2210:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 216:28 pm
* All times are local Grahamstown time.

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Today's Moon in Grahamstown

The Moon's path in Grahamstown 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 2017 Moon Phases

4:34 am

Altitude

-22.1°

Heading

95° E

Position

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 266:21 am5:58 pm-12:13 pm(47.1°)224,1440.2%
Apr 277:31 am6:45 pm-1:10 pm(42.8°)223,3001.6%
Apr 288:40 am7:35 pm-2:09 pm(39.5°)223,6486.1%
Apr 299:48 am8:30 pm-3:10 pm(37.4°)225,09313.5%
Apr 3010:51 am9:29 pm-4:10 pm(36.7°)227,41623.0%
May 111:49 am10:31 pm-5:09 pm(37.4°)230,33333.8%
May 212:41 pm11:33 pm-6:05 pm(39.4°)233,55145.2%
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grahamstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Apr 26, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:59 amWed 5:08 pmWed 11:33 amExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 3:51 amWed 3:47 pmWed 9:49 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 8:57 amWed 7:03 pmWed 2:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterWed 4:40 pmThu 5:09 amWed 10:54 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:42 pmWed 10:49 amWed 3:45 amPerfect visibility
UranusWed 5:52 amWed 5:07 pmWed 11:29 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 2:35 amWed 3:17 pmWed 8:56 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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