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Moon: 98.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 30, 2015 at 9:18:51 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:41 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 6:34 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 6:59 PM 94° East
Moonset Today: 6:05 AM 263° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 52 minutes (-1m 49s)

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Today's Sun Position in Kandahar

The Sun's altitude in Kandahar 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

9:18 PM

Altitude

-32.8°

Heading

308° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 52m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 49s

Winter: +2h 47m

Summer: -1h 19m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Kandahar today

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Day, night and twilight times in Kandahar 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 – 4:17 AM
Astro. Twilight4:17 AM – 4:47 AM
Nautical Twilight4:47 AM – 5:16 AM
Civil Twilight5:16 AM – 5:41 AM
Daylight5:41 AM – 6:34 PM
Civil Twilight6:34 PM – 6:59 PM
Nautical Twilight6:59 PM – 7:28 PM
Astro. Twilight7:28 PM – 7:58 PM
Night7:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 305:41 AM6:34 PM12:52:56−1:4912:08 PM (67.5°)93.861
Aug 315:42 AM6:33 PM12:51:07−1:4912:08 PM (67.1°)93.839
Sep 15:42 AM6:32 PM12:49:16−1:5012:07 PM (66.7°)93.818
Sep 25:43 AM6:30 PM12:47:26−1:5012:07 PM (66.4°)93.796
Sep 35:44 AM6:29 PM12:45:35−1:5012:07 PM (66.0°)93.774
Sep 45:44 AM6:28 PM12:43:43−1:5112:06 PM (65.6°)93.752
Sep 55:45 AM6:27 PM12:41:51−1:5112:06 PM (65.3°)93.730
* All times are local time for Kandahar. 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 Kandahar time.

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Today's moon in Kandahar

The Moon's path in Kandahar 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

9:18 PM

Altitude

27.3°

Heading

114° SE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

98.7%

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 30-6:05 AM6:59 PM12:07 AM(50.7°)223,025100.0%
Aug 31-7:14 AM7:42 PM1:03 AM(55.5°)222,65898.2%
Sep 1-8:22 AM8:26 PM1:59 AM(60.5°)223,51993.4%
Sep 2-9:29 AM9:09 PM2:54 AM(65.2°)225,46285.8%
Sep 3-10:34 AM9:55 PM3:49 AM(69.4°)228,23076.2%
Sep 4-11:37 AM10:42 PM4:44 AM(72.7°)231,51665.4%
Sep 5-12:37 PM11:32 PM5:38 AM(74.9°)235,01654.1%
* All times are local time for Kandahar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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