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

Moon: 0.7%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 24, 2020 at 3:57:29 am


Sunrise Today: 5:22 am 113° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:10 pm 247° West


Moonrise Today: 4:40 am 117° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:06 pm 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 48 minutes (-1m 21s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:3:57 am
Altitude:-16.6°
Direction:126° SE
Phase:Astronomical Twilight

Day length today: 13h 48m 6s (Jan 24, 2020)

1 minute, 21 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 23, 2020)

3 hours, 42 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

24 minutes, 49 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:49 am
Astro. Twilight3:49 am – 4:23 am
Nautical Twilight4:23 am – 4:55 am
Civil Twilight4:55 am – 5:22 am
Daylight5:22 am – 7:10 pm
Civil Twilight7:10 pm – 7:37 pm
Nautical Twilight7:37 pm – 8:09 pm
Astro. Twilight8:09 pm – 8:43 pm
Night8:43 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 245:22 am7:10 pm13:48:06−1:2112:16 pm (77.7°)91.498
Jan 255:23 am7:10 pm13:46:42−1:2312:17 pm (77.4°)91.508
Jan 265:24 am7:09 pm13:45:17−1:2512:17 pm (77.2°)91.518
Jan 275:25 am7:09 pm13:43:50−1:2612:17 pm (76.9°)91.528
Jan 285:26 am7:08 pm13:42:21−1:2812:17 pm (76.7°)91.539
Jan 295:27 am7:08 pm13:40:51−1:2912:17 pm (76.4°)91.550
Jan 305:28 am7:07 pm13:39:20−1:3112:18 pm (76.1°)91.561
* All times are local time for Mthatha. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Mthatha

Year 2020 Moon Phases

Moon in Mthatha - Next 7 days

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2020Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 244:40 am7:06 pm-11:54 am(80.5°)244,6130.3%
Jan 255:37 am7:49 pm-12:45 pm(78.4°)246,6810.4%
Jan 266:34 am8:27 pm-1:33 pm(75.3°)248,5732.5%
Jan 277:30 am9:00 pm-2:19 pm(71.4°)250,1616.6%
Jan 288:25 am9:31 pm-3:02 pm(67.0°)251,30412.3%
Jan 299:19 am10:01 pm-3:43 pm(62.4°)251,86419.3%
Jan 3010:12 am10:29 pm-4:24 pm(57.5°)251,72127.5%
* All times are local time for Mthatha. 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 Mthatha This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jan 24, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:04 amFri 7:48 pmFri 12:56 pmDifficult to see
VenusFri 8:28 amFri 9:12 pmFri 2:50 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 1:42 amFri 3:45 pmFri 8:43 amAverage visibility
JupiterFri 3:42 amFri 5:46 pmFri 10:44 amAverage visibility
SaturnFri 4:39 amFri 6:33 pmFri 11:36 amVery difficult to see
UranusFri 12:22 pmFri 11:25 pmFri 5:53 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 8:47 amFri 9:21 pmFri 3:04 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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