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

Moon: 92.9%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: May 26, 2024 at 4:12:47 am
Sunrise Today: 6:42 am 66° East
Sunset Today: 5:08 pm 294° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 7:36 pm 122° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:31 am 237° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 26 minutes (-54s)
Location of PietermaritzburgLocation

Today's Sun Position in Pietermaritzburg

Time:4:12 am
Altitude:-32.0°
Direction:82° E
Phase:Night

Day length today: 10h 26m 19s (May 26, 2024)

54 seconds shorter than yesterday (May 25, 2024)

11 minutes, 45 seconds longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

3 hours, 36 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Pietermaritzburg Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:18 am
Astro. Twilight5:18 am – 5:47 am
Nautical Twilight5:47 am – 6:16 am
Civil Twilight6:16 am – 6:42 am
Daylight6:42 am – 5:08 pm
Civil Twilight5:08 pm – 5:34 pm
Nautical Twilight5:34 pm – 6:03 pm
Astro. Twilight6:03 pm – 6:32 pm
Night6:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 266:42 am5:08 pm10:26:19−0:5411:55 am (39.2°)94.171
May 276:42 am5:08 pm10:25:27−0:5211:55 am (39.0°)94.187
May 286:43 am5:08 pm10:24:36−0:5011:55 am (38.8°)94.204
May 296:43 am5:07 pm10:23:47−0:4811:55 am (38.7°)94.220
May 306:44 am5:07 pm10:23:00−0:4611:56 am (38.5°)94.235
May 316:45 am5:07 pm10:22:15−0:4511:56 am (38.4°)94.251
Jun 16:45 am5:07 pm10:21:32−0:4311:56 am (38.3°)94.266
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Pietermaritzburg

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Pietermaritzburg - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-9:31 am7:36 pm2:03 am(88.8°)237,49093.4%
May 27-10:24 am8:42 pm3:02 am(87.5°)235,49086.8%
May 28-11:11 am9:49 pm4:00 am(84.5°)233,69578.1%
May 29-11:51 am10:56 pm4:54 am(79.9°)232,11867.8%
May 30-12:27 pm-5:46 am(74.1°)230,78056.5%
May 3112:02 am1:00 pm-6:35 am(67.6°)229,72044.7%
Jun 11:06 am1:32 pm-7:23 am(60.5°)229,00533.1%
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg. 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 Pietermaritzburg This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 26, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:05 amSun 4:05 pmSun 10:35 amAverage visibility
VenusSun 6:30 amSun 4:59 pmSun 11:45 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:07 amSun 2:42 pmSun 8:55 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 6:17 amSun 4:48 pmSun 11:33 amDifficult to see
SaturnSun 12:45 amSun 1:17 pmSun 7:01 amAverage visibility
UranusSun 5:48 amSun 4:25 pmSun 11:06 amExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 1:37 amSun 1:46 pmSun 7:41 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Pietermaritzburg.

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