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

Moon: 33.8%
Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 17, 2020 at 1:04:04 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:44 am 105° East
Sunset Today: 6:53 pm 255° West


Moonrise Today: 12:04 am 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:19 pm 245° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 9 minutes (-1m 49s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:1:04 pm
Altitude:67.9°
Direction:329° NW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 13h 8m 39s (Feb 17, 2020)

1 minute, 49 seconds shorter than yesterday (Feb 16, 2020)

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

1 hour, 4 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2019)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:17 am
Astro. Twilight4:17 am – 4:48 am
Nautical Twilight4:48 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:44 am
Daylight5:44 am – 6:53 pm
Civil Twilight6:53 pm – 7:18 pm
Nautical Twilight7:18 pm – 7:48 pm
Astro. Twilight7:48 pm – 8:19 pm
Night8:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2020Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 175:44 am6:53 pm13:08:39−1:4912:18 pm (70.5°)91.842
Feb 185:45 am6:52 pm13:06:49−1:5012:18 pm (70.1°)91.862
Feb 195:46 am6:51 pm13:04:58−1:5012:18 pm (69.8°)91.882
Feb 205:46 am6:49 pm13:03:06−1:5112:18 pm (69.4°)91.902
Feb 215:47 am6:48 pm13:01:14−1:5212:18 pm (69.1°)91.922
Feb 225:48 am6:47 pm12:59:22−1:5212:18 pm (68.7°)91.943
Feb 235:49 am6:46 pm12:57:29−1:5312:18 pm (68.4°)91.963
* 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
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 1712:04 am2:19 pm-7:09 am(78.7°)237,42436.3%
Feb 1812:50 am3:18 pm-8:03 am(80.8°)240,25226.2%
Feb 191:41 am4:13 pm-8:57 am(81.6°)242,84517.4%
Feb 202:34 am5:03 pm-9:50 am(81.0°)245,16510.3%
Feb 213:30 am5:47 pm-10:40 am(79.3°)247,2004.9%
Feb 224:27 am6:26 pm-11:29 am(76.5°)248,9451.6%
Feb 235:23 am7:01 pm-12:15 pm(72.8°)250,3870.2%
* 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, Feb 17, 2020
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:57 amMon 7:22 pmMon 1:10 pmVery difficult to see
VenusMon 9:06 amMon 8:49 pmMon 2:58 pmGood visibility
MarsMon 1:15 amMon 3:25 pmMon 8:20 amAverage visibility
JupiterMon 2:31 amMon 4:32 pmMon 9:31 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 3:17 amMon 5:09 pmMon 10:13 amAverage visibility
UranusMon 10:50 amMon 9:52 pmMon 4:21 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:17 amMon 7:49 pmMon 1:33 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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