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Moon: 5.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 20, 2014 at 6:18:18 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:02 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:07 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:57 AM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 3:51 PM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 5 minutes (-5s)

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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

6:18 AM

Altitude

-9.1°

Heading

112° SE

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length
10h 5m 16s

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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 – 5:35 AM
Astro. Twilight5:35 AM – 6:05 AM
Nautical Twilight6:05 AM – 6:35 AM
Civil Twilight6:35 AM – 7:02 AM
Daylight7:02 AM – 5:07 PM
Civil Twilight5:07 PM – 5:34 PM
Nautical Twilight5:34 PM – 6:05 PM
Astro. Twilight6:05 PM – 6:34 PM
Night6:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 207:02 AM5:07 PM10:05:16−0:0512:05 PM (35.0°)91.462
Dec 217:02 AM5:08 PM10:05:12−0:0312:05 PM (35.0°)91.455
Dec 227:03 AM5:08 PM10:05:12< 1s12:06 PM (35.0°)91.449
Dec 237:03 AM5:09 PM10:05:14+0:0212:06 PM (35.0°)91.443
Dec 247:04 AM5:09 PM10:05:20+0:0512:07 PM (35.0°)91.438
Dec 257:04 AM5:10 PM10:05:28+0:0712:07 PM (35.0°)91.432
Dec 267:05 AM5:10 PM10:05:38+0:1012:08 PM (35.0°)91.428
* All times are in local Kandahar time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 3:33 AM in Kandahar. 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 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 2014 Moon Phases

6:18 AM

Altitude

14.4°

Heading

122° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

5.1%

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 204:57 AM3:51 PM-10:25 AM(40.1°)234,4764.3%
Dec 215:57 AM4:46 PM-11:22 AM(38.9°)231,4211.0%
Dec 226:56 AM5:45 PM-12:20 PM(38.9°)229,0030.3%
Dec 237:52 AM6:49 PM-1:19 PM(40.3°)227,4112.5%
Dec 248:44 AM7:54 PM-2:17 PM(42.8°)226,7237.7%
Dec 259:32 AM9:01 PM-3:14 PM(46.4°)226,90415.4%
Dec 2610:16 AM10:06 PM-4:08 PM(50.6°)227,83125.1%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Kandahar time.

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