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

Moon: 92.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 19, 2019 at 12:24:09 am


Sunrise Today: 5:18 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:12 pm 245° West


Moonrise Today: 5:38 pm 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:10 am 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 54 minutes (-1m 12s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:12:24 am
Altitude:-37.9°
Direction:177° S
Phase:Night

Day length today: 13h 54m 18s (Jan 19, 2019)

1 minute, 12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Jan 18, 2019)

3 hours, 49 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

18 minutes, 36 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 3:43 am
Astro. Twilight3:43 am – 4:18 am
Nautical Twilight4:18 am – 4:51 am
Civil Twilight4:51 am – 5:18 am
Daylight5:18 am – 7:12 pm
Civil Twilight7:12 pm – 7:39 pm
Nautical Twilight7:39 pm – 8:12 pm
Astro. Twilight8:12 pm – 8:47 pm
Night8:47 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 195:18 am7:12 pm13:54:18−1:1212:15 pm (78.7°)91.455
Jan 205:19 am7:12 pm13:53:03−1:1412:15 pm (78.5°)91.463
Jan 215:20 am7:11 pm13:51:46−1:1612:16 pm (78.3°)91.470
Jan 225:20 am7:11 pm13:50:28−1:1812:16 pm (78.1°)91.479
Jan 235:21 am7:11 pm13:49:07−1:2012:16 pm (77.9°)91.488
Jan 245:22 am7:10 pm13:47:45−1:2212:16 pm (77.6°)91.498
Jan 255:23 am7:10 pm13:46:21−1:2312:17 pm (77.4°)91.508
* 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
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 19-3:10 am5:38 pm10:54 pm(36.1°)224,35397.3%
Jan 20-4:10 am6:40 pm11:57 pm(36.8°)222,55999.9%
Jan 21-5:17 am7:37 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 22-6:27 am8:28 pm1:00 am(39.1°)222,05299.2%
Jan 23-7:38 am9:13 pm2:00 am(42.9°)222,85995.2%
Jan 24-8:47 am9:54 pm2:57 am(47.7°)224,83888.4%
Jan 25-9:54 am10:32 pm3:51 am(53.0°)227,71979.4%
* 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.

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse visible in Mthatha on Jan 21

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Mthatha This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jan 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:42 amSat 6:52 pmSat 11:47 amDifficult to see
VenusSat 2:05 amSat 3:49 pmSat 8:57 amGreat visibility
MarsSat 11:05 amSat 10:45 pmSat 4:55 pmAverage visibility
JupiterSat 2:08 amSat 4:08 pmSat 9:08 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:09 amSat 6:09 pmSat 11:09 amDifficult to see
UranusSat 12:21 pmSat 11:32 pmSat 5:57 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 8:55 amSat 9:33 pmSat 3:14 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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