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

Moon: 94.6%
Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 10, 2019 at 1:47:23 am


Sunrise Today: 4:57 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:15 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 5:35 pm 70° East
Moonset Today: 3:42 am 288° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 18 minutes (+37s)

Location of GrahamstownLocation

Today's Sun Position in Grahamstown

Time:1:47 am
Altitude:-28.9°
Direction:153° SE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 14h 18m 44s (Dec 10, 2019)

37 seconds longer than yesterday (Dec 9, 2019)

4 hours, 21 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

3 minutes, 33 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grahamstown Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:15 am
Astro. Twilight3:15 am – 3:53 am
Nautical Twilight3:53 am – 4:28 am
Civil Twilight4:28 am – 4:57 am
Daylight4:57 am – 7:15 pm
Civil Twilight7:15 pm – 7:44 pm
Nautical Twilight7:44 pm – 8:19 pm
Astro. Twilight8:19 pm – 8:57 pm
Night8:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 104:57 am7:15 pm14:18:14+0:3712:06 pm (79.6°)91.541
Dec 114:57 am7:16 pm14:18:48+0:3412:06 pm (79.7°)91.529
Dec 124:57 am7:17 pm14:19:20+0:3112:07 pm (79.8°)91.518
Dec 134:58 am7:17 pm14:19:48+0:2812:07 pm (79.8°)91.508
Dec 144:58 am7:18 pm14:20:14+0:2512:08 pm (79.9°)91.499
Dec 154:58 am7:19 pm14:20:37+0:2212:08 pm (79.9°)91.489
Dec 164:58 am7:19 pm14:20:56+0:1912:09 pm (80.0°)91.481
* 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
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-3:42 am5:35 pm11:00 pm(38.4°)241,32897.9%
Dec 11-4:20 am6:36 pm11:51 pm(35.3°)238,65399.9%
Dec 12-5:03 am7:38 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 13-5:53 am8:38 pm12:47 am(33.3°)236,20499.4%
Dec 14-6:50 am9:35 pm1:44 am(32.7°)234,11896.3%
Dec 15-7:52 am10:25 pm2:42 am(33.6°)232,47490.8%
Dec 16-8:58 am11:11 pm3:40 am(36.1°)231,28782.9%
* 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, Dec 10, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 4:00 amTue 5:53 pmTue 10:56 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 7:05 amTue 9:28 pmTue 2:16 pmGood visibility
MarsTue 3:01 amTue 4:29 pmTue 9:45 amAverage visibility
JupiterTue 5:57 amTue 8:13 pmTue 1:05 pmSlightly difficult to see
SaturnTue 7:16 amTue 9:23 pmTue 2:20 pmAverage visibility
UranusTue 3:31 pmWed 2:30 amTue 9:01 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneTue 11:48 amWed 12:26 amTue 6:07 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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