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

Moon: 5.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 5, 2016 at 12:44:03 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:27 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 7:09 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:29 AM 84° East
Moonset Today: 5:32 PM 279° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 41 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

12:44 AM

Altitude

-39.0°

Heading

8° N

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 41m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 45s

Winter: +3h 49m

Summer: -45m 47s

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 – 3:53 AM
Astro. Twilight3:53 AM – 4:28 AM
Nautical Twilight4:28 AM – 5:00 AM
Civil Twilight5:00 AM – 5:27 AM
Daylight5:27 AM – 7:09 PM
Civil Twilight7:09 PM – 7:36 PM
Nautical Twilight7:36 PM – 8:09 PM
Astro. Twilight8:09 PM – 8:43 PM
Night8:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Herat - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 55:27 AM7:09 PM13:41:24+1:4512:18 PM (72.1°)93.766
May 65:26 AM7:10 PM13:43:07+1:4312:18 PM (72.3°)93.788
May 75:25 AM7:10 PM13:44:50+1:4212:18 PM (72.6°)93.811
May 85:25 AM7:11 PM13:46:31+1:4112:18 PM (72.9°)93.833
May 95:24 AM7:12 PM13:48:11+1:3912:18 PM (73.2°)93.854
May 105:23 AM7:13 PM13:49:49+1:3812:18 PM (73.4°)93.875
May 115:22 AM7:13 PM13:51:26+1:3612:18 PM (73.7°)93.896
* 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

12:44 AM

Altitude

-41.3°

Heading

45° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.9%

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 54:29 AM5:32 PM-10:57 AM(61.6°)222,8253.7%
May 65:13 AM6:43 PM-11:54 AM(66.1°)222,3540.5%
May 76:00 AM7:52 PM-12:53 PM(69.8°)223,1600.6%
May 86:51 AM8:59 PM-1:53 PM(72.4°)225,1763.9%
May 97:45 AM10:01 PM-2:53 PM(73.7°)228,18510.0%
May 108:43 AM10:58 PM-3:51 PM(73.6°)231,86418.3%
May 119:42 AM11:47 PM-4:46 PM(72.4°)235,85227.9%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryThu 5:46 AMThu 7:39 PMThu 12:43 PM
VenusThu 5:07 AMThu 6:24 PMThu 11:45 AM
MarsWed 8:50 PMThu 6:48 AMThu 1:49 AM
JupiterThu 2:02 PMFri 2:49 AMThu 8:26 PM
SaturnWed 9:23 PMThu 7:27 AMThu 2:25 AM
UranusThu 4:25 AMThu 5:12 PMThu 10:49 AM
NeptuneThu 2:41 AMThu 2:01 PMThu 8:21 AM
PlutoWed 11:41 PMThu 9:44 AMThu 4:43 AM
* All times are local time for Herat.

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