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Moon: 45.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 2:18:51 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:20 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:07 PM 293° Northwest


Moonset Today: 12:47 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 46 minutes (-1m 18s)

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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

2:18 PM

Altitude

59.2°

Heading

254° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 46m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 18s

Winter: +3h 41m

Summer: -25m 57s

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 – 3:47 AM
Astro. Twilight3:47 AM – 4:21 AM
Nautical Twilight4:21 AM – 4:53 AM
Civil Twilight4:53 AM – 5:20 AM
Daylight5:20 AM – 7:07 PM
Civil Twilight7:07 PM – 7:34 PM
Nautical Twilight7:34 PM – 8:06 PM
Astro. Twilight8:06 PM – 8:40 PM
Night8:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 275:20 AM7:07 PM13:46:52−1:1812:14 PM (77.5°)94.398
Jul 285:21 AM7:06 PM13:45:32−1:1912:14 PM (77.2°)94.388
Jul 295:21 AM7:05 PM13:44:11−1:2112:14 PM (77.0°)94.378
Jul 305:22 AM7:05 PM13:42:48−1:2212:14 PM (76.8°)94.368
Jul 315:23 AM7:04 PM13:41:24−1:2412:13 PM (76.5°)94.357
Aug 15:23 AM7:03 PM13:39:59−1:2512:13 PM (76.3°)94.346
Aug 25:24 AM7:02 PM13:38:32−1:2612:13 PM (76.0°)94.334
* 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

2:18 PM

Altitude

-18.6°

Heading

295° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

45.0%

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 27-12:47 PM-6:06 AM(67.6°)229,72648.9%
Jul 2812:15 AM1:51 PM-7:00 AM(71.4°)229,76237.1%
Jul 291:02 AM2:54 PM-7:56 AM(74.3°)230,17126.0%
Jul 301:53 AM3:55 PM-8:53 AM(76.1°)230,99616.3%
Jul 312:47 AM4:53 PM-9:50 AM(76.7°)232,2768.6%
Aug 13:45 AM5:46 PM-10:47 AM(76.1°)234,0233.2%
Aug 24:44 AM6:35 PM-11:41 AM(74.3°)236,2030.5%
* 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, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:54 AMWed 8:14 PMWed 1:34 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 6:25 AMWed 7:56 PMWed 1:11 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:20 PMThu 12:27 AMWed 7:24 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:02 AMWed 9:28 PMWed 3:15 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 3:09 PMThu 1:28 AMWed 8:19 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 10:51 PMThu 11:38 AMThu 5:14 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:55 PMThu 8:18 AMThu 2:36 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Kandahar.

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