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

Moon: 90.0%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 7, 2022 at 2:47:10 am
Sunrise Today: 5:35 am 97° East
Sunset Today: 6:10 pm 263° West
Moonrise Today: 3:46 pm 102° East
Moonset Today: 4:19 am 255° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 35 minutes (+1m 54s)
Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:2:47 am
Altitude:-34.4°
Direction:124° SE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 35m 12s (Oct 7, 2022)

1 minute, 54 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 6, 2022)

2 hours, 30 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

1 hour, 37 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:42 am
Nautical Twilight4:42 am – 5:10 am
Civil Twilight5:10 am – 5:35 am
Daylight5:35 am – 6:10 pm
Civil Twilight6:10 pm – 6:35 pm
Nautical Twilight6:35 pm – 7:04 pm
Astro. Twilight7:04 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 75:35 am6:10 pm12:35:12+1:5411:52 am (64.0°)92.909
Oct 85:34 am6:11 pm12:37:07+1:5411:52 am (64.4°)92.882
Oct 95:32 am6:11 pm12:39:01+1:5411:52 am (64.7°)92.855
Oct 105:31 am6:12 pm12:40:56+1:5411:51 am (65.1°)92.829
Oct 115:30 am6:13 pm12:42:50+1:5411:51 am (65.5°)92.802
Oct 125:29 am6:14 pm12:44:44+1:5311:51 am (65.9°)92.776
Oct 135:28 am6:14 pm12:46:38+1:5311:51 am (66.2°)92.750
* 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 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Mthatha - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 7-4:19 am3:46 pm10:23 pm(66.4°)231,75194.9%
Oct 8-4:52 am4:51 pm11:11 pm(59.8°)233,58298.7%
Oct 9-5:23 am5:54 pm11:57 pm(53.3°)235,906100.0%
Oct 10-5:52 am6:56 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 11-6:23 am7:58 pm12:43 am(47.0°)238,60398.7%
Oct 12-6:55 am9:00 pm1:30 am(41.5°)241,49295.1%
Oct 13-7:31 am10:00 pm2:18 am(36.8°)244,35689.5%
* 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, Oct 7, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:53 amFri 4:45 pmFri 10:49 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 5:30 amFri 5:49 pmFri 11:40 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 11:24 pmFri 9:29 amFri 4:27 amPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 5:06 pmSat 5:12 amFri 11:09 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 1:42 pmSat 3:09 amFri 8:25 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 8:46 pmFri 7:24 amFri 2:05 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 4:26 pmSat 4:47 amFri 10:36 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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