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Moon: 1.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 25, 2017 at 11:22:16 am


Sunrise Today: 5:58 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:54 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 4:35 am 107° East
Moonset Today: 6:13 pm 255° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 55 minutes (-2m 1s)

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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

11:22 am

Altitude

61.4°

Heading

35° NE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 55m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 1s

Winter: +2h 58m

Summer: -1h 26m

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 – 4:32 am
Astro. Twilight4:32 am – 5:03 am
Nautical Twilight5:03 am – 5:33 am
Civil Twilight5:33 am – 5:58 am
Daylight5:58 am – 6:54 pm
Civil Twilight6:54 pm – 7:19 pm
Nautical Twilight7:19 pm – 7:49 pm
Astro. Twilight7:49 pm – 8:20 pm
Night8:20 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 255:58 am6:54 pm12:55:29−2:0112:26 pm (65.6°)92.026
Feb 265:59 am6:53 pm12:53:26−2:0212:26 pm (65.3°)92.048
Feb 276:00 am6:51 pm12:51:24−2:0212:26 pm (64.9°)92.070
Feb 286:01 am6:50 pm12:49:21−2:0312:26 pm (64.5°)92.092
Mar 16:02 am6:49 pm12:47:17−2:0312:26 pm (64.1°)92.114
Mar 26:03 am6:48 pm12:45:14−2:0312:25 pm (63.8°)92.137
Mar 36:03 am6:47 pm12:43:10−2:0312:25 pm (63.4°)92.159
* All times are local time for Grahamstown. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Grahamstown on Feb 26

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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

11:22 am

Altitude

69.6°

Heading

3° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.8%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 254:35 am6:13 pm-11:26 am(69.6°)238,2471.8%
Feb 265:36 am6:53 pm-12:17 pm(66.0°)235,4800.0%
Feb 276:38 am7:32 pm-1:08 pm(61.7°)233,1200.9%
Feb 287:41 am8:10 pm-1:59 pm(57.0°)231,3014.4%
Mar 18:46 am8:49 pm-2:50 pm(52.2°)230,08110.6%
Mar 29:51 am9:30 pm-3:43 pm(47.7°)229,44919.0%
Mar 310:56 am10:13 pm-4:37 pm(43.6°)229,34329.2%
* 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, Sat, Feb 25, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:18 amSat 6:40 pmSat 11:59 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 8:52 amSat 8:02 pmSat 2:27 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 9:27 amSat 8:49 pmSat 3:08 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 8:53 pmSun 9:36 amSun 3:15 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 12:33 amSat 2:41 pmSat 7:37 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 9:32 amSat 8:54 pmSat 3:13 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 6:22 amSat 7:08 pmSat 12:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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