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

Moon: 89.4%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 19, 2019 at 1:46:54 am


Sunrise Today: 6:36 am 75° East
Sunset Today: 5:40 pm 284° West


Moonrise Today: 9:11 pm 89° East
Moonset Today: 8:53 am 268° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 3 minutes (+1m 40s)

Location of MthathaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mthatha

Time:1:46 am
Altitude:-60.7°
Direction:124° SE
Phase:Night

Day length today: 11h 3m 39s (Aug 19, 2019)

1 minute, 40 seconds longer than yesterday (Aug 18, 2019)

58 minutes, 33 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

3 hours, 9 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mthatha Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:15 am
Astro. Twilight5:15 am – 5:43 am
Nautical Twilight5:43 am – 6:12 am
Civil Twilight6:12 am – 6:36 am
Daylight6:36 am – 5:40 pm
Civil Twilight5:40 pm – 6:05 pm
Nautical Twilight6:05 pm – 6:34 pm
Astro. Twilight6:34 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mthatha - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 196:36 am5:40 pm11:03:39+1:4012:08 pm (45.6°)94.082
Aug 206:35 am5:41 pm11:05:20+1:4112:08 pm (45.9°)94.064
Aug 216:34 am5:41 pm11:07:03+1:4212:08 pm (46.3°)94.046
Aug 226:33 am5:42 pm11:08:46+1:4212:07 pm (46.6°)94.028
Aug 236:32 am5:43 pm11:10:29+1:4312:07 pm (46.9°)94.009
Aug 246:31 am5:43 pm11:12:14+1:4412:07 pm (47.3°)93.990
Aug 256:30 am5:44 pm11:13:58+1:4412:07 pm (47.6°)93.971
* 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 19-8:53 am9:11 pm2:39 am(61.0°)251,80689.2%
Aug 20-9:23 am10:05 pm3:20 am(56.3°)250,66382.4%
Aug 21-9:53 am11:00 pm4:02 am(51.6°)248,88274.3%
Aug 22-10:26 am11:56 pm4:45 am(47.0°)246,45065.1%
Aug 23-11:01 am-5:31 am(42.9°)243,40055.0%
Aug 2412:55 am11:42 am-6:20 am(39.4°)239,83344.3%
Aug 251:55 am12:29 pm-7:13 am(36.7°)235,92733.6%
* 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 19, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:53 amMon 4:26 pmMon 11:09 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:47 amMon 5:45 pmMon 12:15 pmVery close to Sun, not visible
MarsMon 6:56 amMon 5:59 pmMon 12:27 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterMon 12:07 pmTue 2:07 amMon 7:07 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:16 pmTue 4:17 amMon 9:16 pmPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:05 pmMon 10:02 amMon 4:33 amAverage visibility
NeptuneSun 7:18 pmMon 7:49 amMon 1:33 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Mthatha.

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