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

Moon: 21.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2019 at 12:24:43 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:29 am 78° East
Sunset Today: 5:44 pm 282° West


Moonrise Today: 2:57 am 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 1:23 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 15 minutes (+1m 45s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:12:24 pm
Altitude:47.8°
Direction:353° N
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 15m 44s (Aug 26, 2019)

1 minute, 45 seconds longer than yesterday (Aug 25, 2019)

1 hour, 10 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

2 hours, 57 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:07 am
Astro. Twilight5:07 am – 5:36 am
Nautical Twilight5:36 am – 6:04 am
Civil Twilight6:04 am – 6:29 am
Daylight6:29 am – 5:44 pm
Civil Twilight5:44 pm – 6:09 pm
Nautical Twilight6:09 pm – 6:37 pm
Astro. Twilight6:37 pm – 7:06 pm
Night7:06 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 266:29 am5:44 pm11:15:44+1:4512:06 pm (48.0°)93.951
Aug 276:27 am5:45 pm11:17:30+1:4612:06 pm (48.3°)93.931
Aug 286:26 am5:46 pm11:19:17+1:4612:06 pm (48.7°)93.911
Aug 296:25 am5:46 pm11:21:04+1:4712:05 pm (49.0°)93.890
Aug 306:24 am5:47 pm11:22:52+1:4712:05 pm (49.4°)93.868
Aug 316:23 am5:47 pm11:24:40+1:4812:05 pm (49.7°)93.847
Sep 16:21 am5:48 pm11:26:29+1:4812:04 pm (50.1°)93.825
* 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
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 262:57 am1:23 pm-8:10 am(35.3°)231,94223.2%
Aug 273:57 am2:24 pm-9:10 am(35.4°)228,20814.0%
Aug 284:54 am3:31 pm-10:11 am(37.0°)225,0906.6%
Aug 295:46 am4:42 pm-11:11 am(40.3°)222,9281.8%
Aug 306:33 am5:53 pm-12:10 pm(44.9°)221,9740.1%
Aug 317:16 am7:04 pm-1:06 pm(50.5°)222,3291.8%
Sep 17:56 am8:13 pm-2:01 pm(56.4°)223,9316.6%
* 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, Mon, Aug 26, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:10 amMon 5:01 pmMon 11:35 amDifficult to see
VenusMon 6:45 amMon 5:58 pmMon 12:21 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 6:41 amMon 5:53 pmMon 12:17 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 11:40 amTue 1:40 amMon 6:40 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 1:47 pmTue 3:48 amMon 8:48 pmPerfect visibility
UranusMon 10:33 pmTue 9:30 amTue 4:02 amAverage visibility
NeptuneMon 6:45 pmTue 7:17 amTue 1:01 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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