Flag for Afghanistan Herat, Afghanistan — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 74.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 9:16:31 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:26 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 7:29 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:26 PM 91° East
Moonset Today: 9:50 AM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 2 minutes (-1m 21s)

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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

9:16 PM

Altitude

-19.4°

Heading

312° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 2m 27s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 21s

Winter: +4h 10m

Summer: -24m 44s

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 – 3:47 AM
Astro. Twilight3:47 AM – 4:24 AM
Nautical Twilight4:24 AM – 4:58 AM
Civil Twilight4:58 AM – 5:26 AM
Daylight5:26 AM – 7:29 PM
Civil Twilight7:29 PM – 7:57 PM
Nautical Twilight7:57 PM – 8:31 PM
Astro. Twilight8:31 PM – 9:07 PM
Night9:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Herat - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 245:26 AM7:29 PM14:02:27−1:2112:28 PM (75.4°)94.423
Jul 255:27 AM7:28 PM14:01:03−1:2312:28 PM (75.2°)94.415
Jul 265:28 AM7:27 PM13:59:38−1:2512:28 PM (75.0°)94.406
Jul 275:28 AM7:27 PM13:58:10−1:2712:28 PM (74.7°)94.397
Jul 285:29 AM7:26 PM13:56:41−1:2812:28 PM (74.5°)94.388
Jul 295:30 AM7:25 PM13:55:11−1:3012:28 PM (74.3°)94.378
Jul 305:30 AM7:24 PM13:53:39−1:3212:28 PM (74.0°)94.368
* All times are local time for Herat. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:00 AM
June SolsticeJun 213:04 AM
September EquinoxSep 226:51 PM
December SolsticeDec 213:14 PM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:16 PM

Altitude

-14.6°

Heading

81° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

74.9%

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-9:50 AM10:26 PM3:46 AM(51.2°)231,69281.7%
Jul 25-10:54 AM11:04 PM4:37 AM(55.9°)230,68271.8%
Jul 26-11:59 AM11:44 PM5:28 AM(60.5°)230,03260.6%
Jul 27-1:04 PM-6:21 AM(64.9°)229,72448.8%
Jul 2812:26 AM2:09 PM-7:15 AM(68.6°)229,76436.9%
Jul 291:12 AM3:13 PM-8:11 AM(71.5°)230,17725.9%
Jul 302:02 AM4:15 PM-9:07 AM(73.3°)231,00616.2%
* All times are local time for Herat. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Herat This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:55 AMMon 8:31 PMMon 1:43 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:30 AMMon 8:16 PMMon 1:23 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 2:48 PMMon 12:43 AMSun 7:46 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:24 AMSun 9:53 PMSun 3:38 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 3:41 PMMon 1:48 AMSun 8:45 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:14 PMMon 12:06 PMMon 5:40 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 9:23 PMMon 8:42 AMMon 3:02 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Herat.

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