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Moon: 39.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 21, 2017 at 4:23:41 am


Sunrise Today: 5:26 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:24 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 12:28 am 103° East
Moonset Today: 1:54 pm 255° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 58 minutes (-1m 23s)

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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

4:23 am

Altitude

-12.2°

Heading

124° SE

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

13h 58m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 23s

Winter: +4h 1m

Summer: -23m 21s

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 – 3:49 am
Astro. Twilight3:49 am – 4:25 am
Nautical Twilight4:25 am – 4:58 am
Civil Twilight4:58 am – 5:26 am
Daylight5:26 am – 7:24 pm
Civil Twilight7:24 pm – 7:52 pm
Nautical Twilight7:52 pm – 8:25 pm
Astro. Twilight8:25 pm – 9:01 pm
Night9:01 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grahamstown - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 215:26 am7:24 pm13:58:23−1:2312:25 pm (76.5°)91.481
Jan 225:27 am7:24 pm13:56:58−1:2512:25 pm (76.3°)91.490
Jan 235:28 am7:23 pm13:55:31−1:2712:26 pm (76.0°)91.500
Jan 245:29 am7:23 pm13:54:02−1:2812:26 pm (75.8°)91.510
Jan 255:30 am7:22 pm13:52:31−1:3012:26 pm (75.6°)91.520
Jan 265:31 am7:22 pm13:50:59−1:3212:26 pm (75.3°)91.531
Jan 275:32 am7:21 pm13:49:25−1:3412:27 pm (75.0°)91.542
* 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

4:23 am

Altitude

46.8°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.1%

Moon in Grahamstown - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 2112:28 am1:54 pm-7:08 am(68.1°)251,35438.1%
Jan 221:04 am2:46 pm-7:53 am(71.0°)251,58128.9%
Jan 231:42 am3:39 pm-8:39 am(73.2°)251,01120.5%
Jan 242:24 am4:30 pm-9:26 am(74.7°)249,75313.2%
Jan 253:10 am5:21 pm-10:15 am(75.4°)247,9577.2%
Jan 264:00 am6:09 pm-11:05 am(75.0°)245,7982.8%
Jan 274:53 am6:55 pm-11:55 am(73.7°)243,4530.4%
* 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, Jan 21, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 3:37 amSat 5:48 pmSat 10:43 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 9:13 amSat 9:40 pmSat 3:27 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 9:43 amSat 10:01 pmSat 3:52 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 11:15 pmSat 11:59 amSat 5:37 amPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 2:39 amSat 4:46 pmSat 9:43 amAverage visiblity
UranusSat 11:45 amSat 11:09 pmSat 5:27 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 8:34 amSat 9:22 pmSat 2:58 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grahamstown.

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