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Moon: 82.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 9:23:28 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:05 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 7:04 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:44 PM 109° East
Moonset Today: 8:49 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 59 minutes (+1m 1s)

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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

9:23 AM

Altitude

52.8°

Heading

96° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 59m 20s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 1s

Winter: +3h 54m

Summer: -13m 29s

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 – 3:29 AM
Astro. Twilight3:29 AM – 4:04 AM
Nautical Twilight4:04 AM – 4:37 AM
Civil Twilight4:37 AM – 5:05 AM
Daylight5:05 AM – 7:04 PM
Civil Twilight7:04 PM – 7:31 PM
Nautical Twilight7:31 PM – 8:05 PM
Astro. Twilight8:05 PM – 8:40 PM
Night8:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 265:05 AM7:04 PM13:59:20+1:0112:04 PM (79.6°)94.175
May 275:04 AM7:05 PM14:00:20+0:5912:04 PM (79.8°)94.192
May 285:04 AM7:05 PM14:01:17+0:5712:04 PM (79.9°)94.208
May 295:04 AM7:06 PM14:02:13+0:5512:05 PM (80.1°)94.224
May 305:03 AM7:06 PM14:03:06+0:5312:05 PM (80.2°)94.240
May 315:03 AM7:07 PM14:03:58+0:5112:05 PM (80.4°)94.255
Jun 15:03 AM7:08 PM14:04:47+0:4912:05 PM (80.5°)94.270
* All times are local time for Kandahar. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:23 AM

Altitude

-7.6°

Heading

254° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

82.5%

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-8:49 AM10:44 PM3:22 AM(40.1°)242,79284.4%
May 27-9:46 AM11:27 PM4:13 AM(42.0°)240,24675.9%
May 28-10:45 AM-5:04 AM(44.8°)237,49466.0%
May 2912:09 AM11:45 AM-5:55 AM(48.4°)234,61555.1%
May 3012:49 AM12:47 PM-6:46 AM(52.6°)231,73643.6%
May 311:29 AM1:51 PM-7:37 AM(57.3°)229,04232.1%
Jun 12:10 AM2:56 PM-8:30 AM(62.0°)226,76321.4%
* All times are local time for Kandahar. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Kandahar This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 4:10 AMThu 5:18 PMThu 10:44 AMDifficult
VenusThu 4:56 AMThu 6:47 PMThu 11:51 AMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 6:34 PMFri 4:45 AMThu 11:39 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 12:30 PMFri 1:11 AMThu 6:51 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 7:30 PMFri 5:46 AMFri 12:38 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 2:54 AMThu 3:39 PMThu 9:16 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 1:03 AMThu 12:28 PMThu 6:45 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Kandahar.

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