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Moon: 9.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 23, 2017 at 6:21:16 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:57 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:43 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 2:48 am 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:28 pm 250° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 46 minutes (-1m 30s)

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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

6:21 pm

Altitude

4.4°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 46m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 30s

Winter: +2h 16m

Summer: -1h 1m

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 – 4:38 am
Astro. Twilight4:38 am – 5:06 am
Nautical Twilight5:06 am – 5:34 am
Civil Twilight5:34 am – 5:57 am
Daylight5:57 am – 6:43 pm
Civil Twilight6:43 pm – 7:07 pm
Nautical Twilight7:07 pm – 7:35 pm
Astro. Twilight7:35 pm – 8:03 pm
Night8:03 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Johannesburg - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 235:57 am6:43 pm12:46:01−1:3012:21 pm (73.5°)91.983
Feb 245:58 am6:43 pm12:44:30−1:3012:20 pm (73.1°)92.005
Feb 255:59 am6:42 pm12:42:58−1:3112:20 pm (72.7°)92.026
Feb 265:59 am6:41 pm12:41:27−1:3112:20 pm (72.4°)92.048
Feb 276:00 am6:40 pm12:39:55−1:3112:20 pm (72.0°)92.070
Feb 286:00 am6:39 pm12:38:23−1:3112:20 pm (71.6°)92.092
Mar 16:01 am6:38 pm12:36:51−1:3212:20 pm (71.2°)92.114
* All times are local time for Johannesburg. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Johannesburg 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 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

6:21 pm

Altitude

-22.7°

Heading

236° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.5%

Moon in Johannesburg - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 232:48 am4:28 pm-9:39 am(81.6°)244,19011.8%
Feb 243:42 am5:14 pm-10:29 am(79.7°)241,2385.8%
Feb 254:39 am5:58 pm-11:20 am(76.9°)238,2591.8%
Feb 265:37 am6:41 pm-12:11 pm(73.2°)235,4910.0%
Feb 276:36 am7:23 pm-1:02 pm(68.9°)233,1290.9%
Feb 287:36 am8:04 pm-1:53 pm(64.2°)231,3074.4%
Mar 18:37 am8:46 pm-2:44 pm(59.5°)230,08510.5%
* 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, Thu, Feb 23, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:14 amThu 6:21 pmThu 11:48 amDifficult to see
VenusThu 8:44 amThu 8:10 pmThu 2:27 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 9:17 amThu 8:52 pmThu 3:05 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 9:01 pmFri 9:33 amFri 3:17 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 12:47 amFri 2:23 pmFri 7:35 amAverage visiblity
UranusThu 9:29 amThu 9:00 pmThu 3:14 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 6:29 amThu 7:04 pmThu 12:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Johannesburg.

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