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Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 19, 2014 at 8:55:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:22 AM 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:13 PM 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:16 AM 108° East
Moonset Today: 3:12 PM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 51 minutes (-9s)

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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

8:55 AM

Altitude

15.1°

Heading

133° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
9h 51m 41s

-9s shorter

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 – 5:52 AM
Astro. Twilight5:52 AM – 6:22 AM
Nautical Twilight6:22 AM – 6:54 AM
Civil Twilight6:54 AM – 7:22 AM
Daylight7:22 AM – 5:13 PM
Civil Twilight5:13 PM – 5:41 PM
Nautical Twilight5:41 PM – 6:13 PM
Astro. Twilight6:13 PM – 6:43 PM
Night6:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Herat - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 197:22 AM5:13 PM9:51:41−0:0912:18 PM (32.3°)91.469
Dec 207:22 AM5:14 PM9:51:34−0:0612:18 PM (32.2°)91.462
Dec 217:23 AM5:14 PM9:51:30−0:0312:19 PM (32.2°)91.455
Dec 227:23 AM5:15 PM9:51:30< 1s12:19 PM (32.2°)91.449
Dec 237:24 AM5:15 PM9:51:33+0:0312:20 PM (32.2°)91.443
Dec 247:24 AM5:16 PM9:51:39+0:0512:20 PM (32.3°)91.438
Dec 257:25 AM5:17 PM9:51:48+0:0812:21 PM (32.3°)91.433
* All times are in local Herat time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 3:33 AM in Herat. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:27 PM
June SolsticeJun 213:21 PM
September EquinoxSep 236:59 AM
December SolsticeDec 223:33 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 2014 Moon Phases

8:55 AM

Altitude

38.5°

Heading

165° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 194:16 AM3:12 PM-9:46 AM(39.5°)237,8719.9%
Dec 205:16 AM4:00 PM-10:39 AM(37.3°)234,4454.3%
Dec 216:17 AM4:54 PM-11:36 AM(36.2°)231,3950.9%
Dec 227:16 AM5:54 PM-12:34 PM(36.2°)228,9840.3%
Dec 238:11 AM6:58 PM-1:33 PM(37.6°)227,4002.6%
Dec 249:02 AM8:05 PM-2:31 PM(40.1°)226,7207.7%
Dec 259:49 AM9:12 PM-3:28 PM(43.7°)226,91015.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Herat time.

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