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Moon: 14.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 18, 2017 at 12:59:08 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:34 am 76° East
Sunset Today: 5:49 pm 284° West


Moonrise Today: 3:25 am 68° East
Moonset Today: 2:30 pm 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 15 minutes (+1m 19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Johannesburg

The Sun's altitude in Johannesburg 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

12:59 pm

Altitude

49.2°

Heading

342° N

Position

Daylight

Day length

11h 15m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 19s

Winter: +45m 41s

Summer: -2h 31m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Johannesburg Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Johannesburg 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 – 5:16 am
Astro. Twilight5:16 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:10 am
Civil Twilight6:10 am – 6:34 am
Daylight6:34 am – 5:49 pm
Civil Twilight5:49 pm – 6:13 pm
Nautical Twilight6:13 pm – 6:40 pm
Astro. Twilight6:40 pm – 7:07 pm
Night7:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 186:34 am5:49 pm11:15:27+1:1912:11 pm (50.8°)94.090
Aug 196:33 am5:49 pm11:16:48+1:2012:11 pm (51.2°)94.072
Aug 206:32 am5:50 pm11:18:09+1:2112:11 pm (51.5°)94.054
Aug 216:31 am5:50 pm11:19:31+1:2112:10 pm (51.8°)94.035
Aug 226:30 am5:51 pm11:20:53+1:2212:10 pm (52.2°)94.016
Aug 236:29 am5:51 pm11:22:16+1:2212:10 pm (52.5°)93.996
Aug 246:28 am5:52 pm11:23:39+1:2312:10 pm (52.8°)93.976
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg time.

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Today's Moon in Johannesburg

The Moon's path in Johannesburg 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

12:59 pm

Altitude

16.8°

Heading

303° NW

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.4%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 183:25 am2:30 pm-8:58 am(43.7°)227,52015.8%
Aug 194:24 am3:32 pm-9:57 am(44.4°)227,7077.9%
Aug 205:19 am4:36 pm-10:56 am(46.5°)228,6792.6%
Aug 216:09 am5:39 pm-11:52 am(49.6°)230,4400.2%
Aug 226:55 am6:40 pm-12:45 pm(53.6°)232,9030.6%
Aug 237:37 am7:39 pm-1:36 pm(58.0°)235,8903.7%
Aug 248:17 am8:36 pm-2:24 pm(62.6°)239,1629.0%
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Johannesburg This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 18, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:05 amFri 6:54 pmFri 1:00 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 4:30 amFri 3:08 pmFri 9:49 amGood visibility
MarsFri 6:16 amFri 5:14 pmFri 11:45 amExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 9:18 amFri 9:48 pmFri 3:33 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 12:53 pmSat 2:28 amFri 7:40 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 10:22 pmSat 9:44 amSat 4:03 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 7:01 pmSat 7:33 amSat 1:17 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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