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Moon: 97.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 5, 2015 at 8:01:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:28 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:08 PM 290° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 8:20 PM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 6:21 AM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 40 minutes (+1m 45s)

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Today's Sun Position in Herat

The Sun's altitude in Herat today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

8:01 PM

Altitude

-10.9°

Heading

299° NW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 40m 4s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 45s

Winter: +3h 48m

Summer: -47m 7s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Herat today

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Day, night and twilight times in Herat today. Black is nighttime, light blue is daytime. The darker blue shadings represent the twilight phases during dawn (left) and dusk (right). Hover over the graph for more information. How to use this

Night12:00 AM – 3:54 AM
Astro. Twilight3:54 AM – 4:28 AM
Nautical Twilight4:28 AM – 5:01 AM
Civil Twilight5:01 AM – 5:28 AM
Daylight5:28 AM – 7:08 PM
Civil Twilight7:08 PM – 7:35 PM
Nautical Twilight7:35 PM – 8:07 PM
Astro. Twilight8:07 PM – 8:42 PM
Night8:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Herat - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 55:28 AM7:08 PM13:40:04+1:4512:17 PM (71.8°)93.741
May 65:27 AM7:08 PM13:41:49+1:4412:17 PM (72.1°)93.764
May 75:26 AM7:09 PM13:43:32+1:4312:17 PM (72.4°)93.786
May 85:25 AM7:10 PM13:45:14+1:4212:17 PM (72.7°)93.809
May 95:24 AM7:11 PM13:46:55+1:4012:17 PM (73.0°)93.831
May 105:23 AM7:12 PM13:48:34+1:3912:17 PM (73.2°)93.854
May 115:22 AM7:12 PM13:50:12+1:3712:17 PM (73.5°)93.876
* All times are local time for Herat. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 213:16 AM
June SolsticeJun 219:09 PM
September EquinoxSep 2312:52 PM
December SolsticeDec 229:19 AM
* All times are local Herat time.

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Today's moon in Herat

The Moon's path in Herat today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show times and headings of moonrise and moonset. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Year 2015 Moon Phases

8:01 PM

Altitude

-2.9°

Heading

108° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.6%

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 5-6:21 AM8:20 PM12:54 AM(40.1°)244,00299.4%
May 6-7:05 AM9:17 PM1:44 AM(38.0°)241,82396.8%
May 7-7:55 AM10:11 PM2:36 AM(36.8°)239,63491.9%
May 8-8:49 AM11:03 PM3:30 AM(36.6°)237,47684.9%
May 9-9:47 AM11:52 PM4:24 AM(37.6°)235,37676.1%
May 10-10:48 AM-5:18 AM(39.7°)233,36365.7%
May 1112:37 AM11:52 AM-6:12 AM(42.7°)231,48654.3%
* All times are local time for Herat. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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