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

Moon: 89.0%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 6, 2022 at 11:21:14 pm
Sunrise Today: 5:45 am 96° East
Sunset Today: 6:14 pm 264° West
Moonrise Today: 2:54 pm 108° East
Moonset Today: 3:41 am 249° West
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 28 minutes (+1m 34s)
Location of PotchefstroomLocation

Today's Sun Position in Potchefstroom

Time:11:21 pm
Altitude:-56.6°
Direction:198° S
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 28m 16s (Oct 6, 2022)

1 minute, 34 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 5, 2022)

2 hours longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2022)

1 hour, 21 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Dec 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Potchefstroom Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:27 am
Astro. Twilight4:27 am – 4:55 am
Nautical Twilight4:55 am – 5:22 am
Civil Twilight5:22 am – 5:45 am
Daylight5:45 am – 6:14 pm
Civil Twilight6:14 pm – 6:37 pm
Nautical Twilight6:37 pm – 7:04 pm
Astro. Twilight7:04 pm – 7:32 pm
Night7:32 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Potchefstroom - Next 7 Days

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2022Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 65:45 am6:14 pm12:28:16+1:3411:59 am (68.5°)92.936
Oct 75:44 am6:14 pm12:29:50+1:3311:59 am (68.9°)92.909
Oct 85:43 am6:15 pm12:31:24+1:3311:59 am (69.2°)92.882
Oct 95:42 am6:15 pm12:32:57+1:3311:58 am (69.6°)92.855
Oct 105:41 am6:16 pm12:34:31+1:3311:58 am (70.0°)92.828
Oct 115:40 am6:16 pm12:36:04+1:3311:58 am (70.4°)92.802
Oct 125:39 am6:17 pm12:37:37+1:3311:58 am (70.8°)92.776
* All times are local time for Potchefstroom. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Potchefstroom

Year 2022 Moon Phases

Moon in Potchefstroom - Next 7 days

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2022Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 6-3:41 am2:54 pm9:41 pm(77.6°)230,47488.5%
Oct 7-4:20 am3:58 pm10:30 pm(71.4°)231,75994.9%
Oct 8-4:56 am4:59 pm11:18 pm(64.8°)233,59298.7%
Oct 9-5:29 am6:00 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Oct 10-6:02 am6:59 pm12:04 am(58.2°)235,918100.0%
Oct 11-6:35 am7:58 pm12:50 am(52.0°)238,61698.6%
Oct 12-7:11 am8:57 pm1:37 am(46.4°)241,50695.0%
* All times are local time for Potchefstroom. 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 Potchefstroom This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 6, 2022
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:59 amFri 4:53 pmFri 10:55 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 5:38 amFri 5:55 pmFri 11:46 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 11:17 pmSat 9:44 amSat 4:31 amPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 5:18 pmFri 5:23 amThu 11:20 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 2:00 pmFri 3:12 amThu 8:36 pmPerfect visibility
UranusFri 8:41 pmSat 7:34 amSat 2:08 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 4:38 pmFri 4:56 amThu 10:47 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Potchefstroom.

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