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

Moon: 82.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 24, 2019 at 8:47:32 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:10 am 89° East
Sunset Today: 6:11 pm 271° West


Moonrise Today: 8:51 pm 107° East
Moonset Today: 9:34 am 255° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours (-1m 56s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:8:47 pm
Altitude:-33.4°
Direction:248° W
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 50s (Mar 24, 2019)

1 minute, 56 seconds shorter than yesterday (Mar 23, 2019)

1 hour, 55 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

2 hours, 12 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:49 am
Astro. Twilight4:49 am – 5:18 am
Nautical Twilight5:18 am – 5:46 am
Civil Twilight5:46 am – 6:10 am
Daylight6:10 am – 6:11 pm
Civil Twilight6:11 pm – 6:35 pm
Nautical Twilight6:35 pm – 7:03 pm
Astro. Twilight7:03 pm – 7:32 pm
Night7:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Mar 246:10 am6:11 pm12:00:50−1:5612:11 pm (57.0°)92.665
Mar 256:11 am6:10 pm11:58:54−1:5612:10 pm (56.6°)92.692
Mar 266:11 am6:08 pm11:56:58−1:5512:10 pm (56.2°)92.719
Mar 276:12 am6:07 pm11:55:02−1:5512:10 pm (55.8°)92.746
Mar 286:13 am6:06 pm11:53:07−1:5512:10 pm (55.5°)92.773
Mar 296:13 am6:05 pm11:51:11−1:5512:09 pm (55.1°)92.800
Mar 306:14 am6:03 pm11:49:16−1:5512:09 pm (54.7°)92.827
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Mthatha - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 24-9:34 am8:51 pm2:49 am(69.3°)232,16988.1%
Mar 25-10:36 am9:32 pm3:40 am(73.6°)236,08079.8%
Mar 26-11:36 am10:17 pm4:32 am(76.9°)240,02170.4%
Mar 27-12:33 pm11:04 pm5:23 am(79.1°)243,68360.3%
Mar 28-1:26 pm11:54 pm6:14 am(80.0°)246,82250.1%
Mar 29-2:14 pm-7:04 am(79.9°)249,27240.1%
Mar 3012:45 am2:57 pm-7:53 am(78.6°)250,94830.7%
* 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, Sun, Mar 24, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 4:52 amMon 5:14 pmMon 11:03 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 3:22 amMon 4:31 pmMon 9:57 amGood visibility
MarsMon 10:18 amMon 8:39 pmMon 3:28 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSun 10:27 pmMon 12:30 pmMon 5:29 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 12:21 amMon 2:17 pmMon 7:19 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 8:16 amMon 7:23 pmMon 1:50 pmVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 4:51 amMon 5:24 pmMon 11:07 amExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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