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Moon: 96.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 31, 2015 at 10:21:49 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:49 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 7:56 PM 88° East
Moonset Today: 7:28 AM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 56 minutes (-2m 2s)

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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

10:21 AM

Altitude

52.5°

Heading

126° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 56m 7s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 2s

Winter: +3h 4m

Summer: -1h 31m

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 – 4:26 AM
Astro. Twilight4:26 AM – 4:57 AM
Nautical Twilight4:57 AM – 5:28 AM
Civil Twilight5:28 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 6:49 PM
Civil Twilight6:49 PM – 7:15 PM
Nautical Twilight7:15 PM – 7:45 PM
Astro. Twilight7:45 PM – 8:17 PM
Night8:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Herat - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 315:53 AM6:49 PM12:56:07−2:0212:22 PM (64.4°)93.839
Sep 15:54 AM6:48 PM12:54:05−2:0212:21 PM (64.0°)93.817
Sep 25:55 AM6:47 PM12:52:02−2:0212:21 PM (63.6°)93.796
Sep 35:55 AM6:45 PM12:49:59−2:0312:21 PM (63.3°)93.774
Sep 45:56 AM6:44 PM12:47:55−2:0312:20 PM (62.9°)93.752
Sep 55:57 AM6:43 PM12:45:51−2:0412:20 PM (62.5°)93.730
Sep 65:57 AM6:41 PM12:43:46−2:0412:20 PM (62.2°)93.707
* 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

10:21 AM

Altitude

-33.9°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

96.8%

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 31-7:28 AM7:56 PM1:18 AM(52.8°)222,66198.2%
Sep 1-8:38 AM8:38 PM2:13 AM(57.8°)223,53393.3%
Sep 2-9:46 AM9:21 PM3:09 AM(62.5°)225,48585.7%
Sep 3-10:52 AM10:05 PM4:04 AM(66.6°)228,26076.1%
Sep 4-11:56 AM10:52 PM4:58 AM(69.9°)231,54965.3%
Sep 5-12:57 PM11:41 PM5:53 AM(72.2°)235,05054.0%
Sep 6-1:53 PM-6:47 AM(73.4°)238,50142.8%
* All times are local time for Herat. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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