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Moon: 23.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 5:17:13 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:31 am 126° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:40 pm 234° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:52 am 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:30 pm 246° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 9 minutes (-1m 44s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

5:17 pm

Altitude

-5.8°

Heading

241° SW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

8h 9m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 44s

Winter: +14m 48s

Summer: -8h 24m

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 – 6:30 am
Astro. Twilight6:30 am – 7:10 am
Nautical Twilight7:10 am – 7:52 am
Civil Twilight7:52 am – 8:31 am
Daylight8:31 am – 4:40 pm
Civil Twilight4:40 pm – 5:19 pm
Nautical Twilight5:19 pm – 6:01 pm
Astro. Twilight6:01 pm – 6:41 pm
Night6:41 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Ghent - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 48:31 am4:40 pm8:09:03−1:4412:35 pm (16.7°)91.611
Dec 58:32 am4:39 pm8:07:24−1:3912:36 pm (16.5°)91.597
Dec 68:33 am4:39 pm8:05:50−1:3312:36 pm (16.4°)91.584
Dec 78:34 am4:39 pm8:04:22−1:2812:37 pm (16.3°)91.571
Dec 88:36 am4:39 pm8:02:59−1:2212:37 pm (16.2°)91.558
Dec 98:37 am4:38 pm8:01:42−1:1612:38 pm (16.1°)91.546
Dec 108:38 am4:38 pm8:00:31−1:1012:38 pm (16.0°)91.534
* All times are local time for Ghent. 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

5:17 pm

Altitude

22.2°

Heading

190° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

23.4%

Moon in Ghent - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 411:52 am9:30 pm-4:38 pm(22.7°)243,72223.2%
Dec 512:26 pm10:36 pm-5:27 pm(25.6°)240,87332.6%
Dec 612:56 pm11:46 pm-6:16 pm(29.2°)237,69743.1%
Dec 71:24 pm--7:05 pm(33.4°)234,31654.2%
Dec 8-12:58 am1:51 pm7:55 pm(38.0°)230,91965.5%
Dec 9-2:12 am2:18 pm8:47 pm(42.8°)227,76476.2%
Dec 10-3:30 am2:48 pm9:41 pm(47.4°)225,15285.7%
* All times are local time for Ghent. 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, Sun, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 10:22 amSun 5:38 pmSun 2:00 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 11:50 amSun 7:43 pmSun 3:46 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:39 pmSun 9:55 pmSun 5:17 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 3:19 amMon 2:28 pmMon 8:53 amFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 8:49 amMon 5:02 pmMon 12:56 pmNot visible
UranusSun 2:26 pmMon 3:47 amSun 9:07 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 1:16 pmSun 11:52 pmSun 6:34 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Ghent.

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