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

Moon: 85.8%
Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Oct 17, 2019 at 8:20:28 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:31 am 101° East
Sunset Today: 6:14 pm 259° West


Moonrise Today: 9:33 pm 69° East
Moonset Today: 7:51 am 289° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 43 minutes (+1m 28s)

Location of PretoriaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Pretoria

Time:8:20 pm
Altitude:-27.6°
Direction:243° SW
Phase:Night

Day length today: 12h 43m 46s (Oct 17, 2019)

1 minute, 28 seconds longer than yesterday (Oct 16, 2019)

2 hours, 11 minutes longer than winter solstice (Jun 21, 2019)

1 hour, 1 minute shorter than summer solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Pretoria Today

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12 pm
2 pm
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Night12:00 am – 4:12 am
Astro. Twilight4:12 am – 4:40 am
Nautical Twilight4:40 am – 5:07 am
Civil Twilight5:07 am – 5:31 am
Daylight5:31 am – 6:14 pm
Civil Twilight6:14 pm – 6:37 pm
Nautical Twilight6:37 pm – 7:05 pm
Astro. Twilight7:05 pm – 7:33 pm
Night7:33 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Pretoria - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Oct 175:31 am6:14 pm12:43:16+1:2811:52 am (73.5°)92.647
Oct 185:30 am6:15 pm12:44:44+1:2711:52 am (73.8°)92.621
Oct 195:29 am6:15 pm12:46:12+1:2711:52 am (74.2°)92.596
Oct 205:28 am6:16 pm12:47:39+1:2711:52 am (74.6°)92.570
Oct 215:27 am6:16 pm12:49:06+1:2611:51 am (74.9°)92.545
Oct 225:26 am6:17 pm12:50:33+1:2611:51 am (75.3°)92.520
Oct 235:25 am6:17 pm12:51:59+1:2611:51 am (75.6°)92.494
* All times are local time for Pretoria. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Pretoria

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Pretoria - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 17-7:51 am9:33 pm2:15 am(47.1°)244,66890.7%
Oct 18-8:34 am10:30 pm3:05 am(43.8°)242,38383.8%
Oct 19-9:23 am11:28 pm3:57 am(41.6°)239,86475.2%
Oct 20-10:17 am-4:52 am(40.6°)237,14465.2%
Oct 2112:24 am11:15 am-5:49 am(41.0°)234,30154.2%
Oct 221:17 am12:17 pm-6:46 am(42.9°)231,46742.6%
Oct 232:07 am1:21 pm-7:42 am(46.2°)228,83331.2%
* All times are local time for Pretoria. 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 Pretoria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Oct 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 6:40 amFri 8:08 pmFri 1:24 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 6:26 amFri 7:32 pmFri 12:59 pmFairly good visibility
MarsFri 4:48 amFri 5:03 pmFri 10:56 amVery difficult to see
JupiterThu 8:55 amThu 10:32 pmThu 3:43 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 10:39 amFri 12:15 amThu 5:27 pmAverage visibility
UranusFri 6:53 pmSat 6:07 amSat 12:30 amAverage visibility
NeptuneThu 3:20 pmFri 3:48 amThu 9:34 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Pretoria.

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