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

Moon: 99.5%
Full Moon

Current Time: Apr 7, 2020 at 5:16:02 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:30 am 82° East
Sunset Today: 6:00 pm 278° West


Moonrise Today: 6:00 pm 90° East
Moonset Today: 5:23 am 274° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 30 minutes (-1m 59s)

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Today's Sun Position in Grahamstown

Time:5:16 pm
Altitude:8.5°
Direction:284° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 30m 25s (Apr 7, 2020)

1 minute, 59 seconds shorter than yesterday (Apr 6, 2020)

1 hour, 33 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

2 hours, 51 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grahamstown Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:08 am
Astro. Twilight5:08 am – 5:36 am
Nautical Twilight5:36 am – 6:05 am
Civil Twilight6:05 am – 6:30 am
Daylight6:30 am – 6:00 pm
Civil Twilight6:00 pm – 6:25 pm
Nautical Twilight6:25 pm – 6:54 pm
Astro. Twilight6:54 pm – 7:23 pm
Night7:23 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 76:30 am6:00 pm11:30:25−1:5912:15 pm (49.6°)93.058
Apr 86:31 am5:59 pm11:28:26−1:5912:15 pm (49.2°)93.084
Apr 96:31 am5:58 pm11:26:27−1:5812:15 pm (48.9°)93.111
Apr 106:32 am5:57 pm11:24:28−1:5812:15 pm (48.5°)93.138
Apr 116:33 am5:55 pm11:22:30−1:5812:14 pm (48.1°)93.165
Apr 126:34 am5:54 pm11:20:33−1:5712:14 pm (47.8°)93.192
Apr 136:34 am5:53 pm11:18:36−1:5612:14 pm (47.4°)93.218
* 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 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 7-5:23 am6:00 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Apr 8-6:35 am6:37 pm12:13 am(57.9°)221,78999.8%
Apr 9-7:47 am7:16 pm1:07 am(64.3°)222,66798.7%
Apr 10-8:58 am7:57 pm2:03 am(70.0°)224,77594.6%
Apr 11-10:08 am8:43 pm2:59 am(74.7°)227,87787.7%
Apr 12-11:15 am9:32 pm3:56 am(78.1°)231,64178.9%
Apr 13-12:16 pm10:26 pm4:53 am(80.0°)235,70068.9%
* 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.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grahamstown This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Apr 7, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:39 amWed 5:06 pmWed 10:53 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 10:18 amTue 8:03 pmTue 3:10 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 12:42 amWed 2:37 pmWed 7:40 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 11:54 pmWed 1:55 pmWed 6:55 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 12:22 amWed 2:16 pmWed 7:19 amAverage visibility
UranusTue 7:55 amTue 6:49 pmTue 1:22 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneWed 4:13 amWed 4:43 pmWed 10:28 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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