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Moon: 7.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2016 at 8:05:33 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 8:36 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 3:36 AM 62° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:59 PM 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 42 minutes (-3m 43s)

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Today's Sun Position in Ghent

The Sun's altitude in Ghent 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

8:05 PM

Altitude

4.1°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 42m 15s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 43s

Winter: +5h 48m

Summer: -2h 51m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Ghent Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Ghent 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 – 4:49 AM
Astro. Twilight4:49 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:19 AM
Civil Twilight6:19 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 8:36 PM
Civil Twilight8:36 PM – 9:11 PM
Nautical Twilight9:11 PM – 9:54 PM
Astro. Twilight9:54 PM – 10:41 PM
Night10:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Ghent - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 296:54 AM8:36 PM13:42:15−3:431:46 PM (48.1°)93.867
Aug 306:56 AM8:34 PM13:38:30−3:441:46 PM (47.7°)93.845
Aug 316:57 AM8:32 PM13:34:46−3:441:45 PM (47.3°)93.824
Sep 16:59 AM8:30 PM13:31:00−3:451:45 PM (47.0°)93.802
Sep 27:00 AM8:28 PM13:27:14−3:451:45 PM (46.6°)93.779
Sep 37:02 AM8:26 PM13:23:28−3:461:44 PM (46.2°)93.756
Sep 47:04 AM8:23 PM13:19:41−3:461:44 PM (45.9°)93.733
* All times are local time for Ghent. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2112:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 224:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 AM
* All times are local Ghent time.

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Today's Moon in Ghent

The Moon's path in Ghent 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

8:05 PM

Altitude

-9.4°

Heading

309° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.4%

Moon in Ghent - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 293:36 AM6:59 PM-11:21 AM(55.0°)237,7349.6%
Aug 304:41 AM7:35 PM-12:13 PM(52.5°)239,8924.1%
Aug 315:48 AM8:06 PM-1:02 PM(49.3°)242,1290.9%
Sep 16:55 AM8:33 PM-1:50 PM(45.7°)244,3810.0%
Sep 28:02 AM8:58 PM-2:35 PM(41.7°)246,5511.3%
Sep 39:07 AM9:22 PM-3:19 PM(37.7°)248,5134.7%
Sep 410:11 AM9:45 PM-4:03 PM(33.8°)250,1209.8%
* All times are local time for Ghent. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Ghent This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:16 AMMon 8:49 PMMon 3:03 PMNot visible
VenusMon 9:01 AMMon 9:21 PMMon 3:12 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 4:12 PMMon 11:38 PMMon 7:55 PMGood visibility
JupiterMon 8:53 AMMon 9:18 PMMon 3:06 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 3:32 PMTue 12:00 MidnightMon 7:46 PMFairly good visibility
UranusMon 9:54 PMTue 11:27 AMTue 4:40 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 8:40 PMTue 7:22 AMTue 2:01 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Ghent.

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