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

Moon: 79.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: May 18, 2024 at 8:38:25 pm
Sunrise Today: 7:15 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 5:32 pm 293° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 2:49 pm 89° East
Moonset Today: 2:17 am 274° West
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 17 minutes (-1m 20s)
Location of KnysnaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Knysna

Time:8:38 pm
Altitude:-38.3°
Direction:269° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 16m 44s (May 18, 2024)

1 minute, 20 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 17, 2024)

23 minutes, 47 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

4 hours, 8 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Knysna Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:48 am
Astro. Twilight5:48 am – 6:18 am
Nautical Twilight6:18 am – 6:48 am
Civil Twilight6:48 am – 7:15 am
Daylight7:15 am – 5:32 pm
Civil Twilight5:32 pm – 5:59 pm
Nautical Twilight5:59 pm – 6:29 pm
Astro. Twilight6:29 pm – 6:59 pm
Night6:59 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Knysna - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 187:15 am5:32 pm10:16:44−1:2012:24 pm (36.3°)94.030
May 197:16 am5:31 pm10:15:25−1:1912:24 pm (36.1°)94.048
May 207:17 am5:31 pm10:14:07−1:1712:24 pm (35.9°)94.067
May 217:17 am5:30 pm10:12:52−1:1512:24 pm (35.7°)94.085
May 227:18 am5:30 pm10:11:38−1:1312:24 pm (35.5°)94.102
May 237:19 am5:29 pm10:10:27−1:1112:24 pm (35.3°)94.120
May 247:19 am5:29 pm10:09:18−1:0912:24 pm (35.1°)94.137
* All times are local time for Knysna. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Knysna

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Knysna - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 18-2:17 am2:49 pm8:57 pm(56.3°)251,07779.4%
May 19-3:12 am3:12 pm9:36 pm(62.1°)250,04186.7%
May 20-4:08 am3:37 pm10:17 pm(67.9°)248,45392.7%
May 21-5:06 am4:04 pm11:01 pm(73.2°)246,46697.0%
May 22-6:07 am4:35 pm11:48 pm(77.8°)244,23799.4%
May 23-7:10 am5:12 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
May 24-8:14 am5:57 pm12:40 am(81.4°)241,91499.7%
* All times are local time for Knysna. 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 Knysna This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, May 18, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:16 amSun 4:26 pmSun 10:51 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:55 amSun 5:18 pmSun 12:06 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:42 amSun 3:22 pmSun 9:32 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 7:14 amSun 5:31 pmSun 12:23 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
SaturnSun 1:37 amSun 2:16 pmSun 7:57 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 6:51 amSun 5:12 pmSun 12:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 2:32 amSun 2:43 pmSun 8:37 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Knysna.

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