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Moon: 22.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 8:57:45 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:48 AM 73° East
Sunset Today: 8:38 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 1:35 AM 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:23 PM 300° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 49 minutes (-3m 42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Mechelen

The Sun's altitude in Mechelen 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

8:57 PM

Altitude

-2.4°

Heading

291° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 49m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 42s

Winter: +5h 55m

Summer: -2h 43m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mechelen Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Mechelen 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 – 4:41 AM
Astro. Twilight4:41 AM – 5:30 AM
Nautical Twilight5:30 AM – 6:13 AM
Civil Twilight6:13 AM – 6:48 AM
Daylight6:48 AM – 8:38 PM
Civil Twilight8:38 PM – 9:13 PM
Nautical Twilight9:13 PM – 9:56 PM
Astro. Twilight9:56 PM – 10:44 PM
Night10:44 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Mechelen - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 276:48 AM8:38 PM13:49:36−3:421:43 PM (48.8°)93.908
Aug 286:50 AM8:36 PM13:45:53−3:421:43 PM (48.4°)93.888
Aug 296:51 AM8:33 PM13:42:10−3:431:43 PM (48.1°)93.867
Aug 306:53 AM8:31 PM13:38:26−3:431:43 PM (47.7°)93.845
Aug 316:54 AM8:29 PM13:34:41−3:441:42 PM (47.4°)93.824
Sep 16:56 AM8:27 PM13:30:56−3:451:42 PM (47.0°)93.802
Sep 26:58 AM8:25 PM13:27:10−3:451:42 PM (46.6°)93.779
* All times are local time for Mechelen. 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 Mechelen time.

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Today's Moon in Mechelen

The Moon's path in Mechelen 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

8:57 PM

Altitude

-20.4°

Heading

346° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

22.1%

Moon in Mechelen - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 271:35 AM5:23 PM-9:29 AM(56.9°)233,78526.7%
Aug 282:31 AM6:13 PM-10:24 AM(56.5°)235,68817.2%
Aug 293:33 AM6:56 PM-11:18 AM(55.0°)237,7299.6%
Aug 304:38 AM7:32 PM-12:10 PM(52.5°)239,8874.1%
Aug 315:45 AM8:03 PM-12:59 PM(49.4°)242,1240.9%
Sep 16:52 AM8:30 PM-1:47 PM(45.7°)244,3770.0%
Sep 27:58 AM8:55 PM-2:32 PM(41.8°)246,5471.3%
* All times are local time for Mechelen. 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 Mechelen This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:15 AMSun 8:51 PMSun 3:03 PMNot visible
VenusSat 8:52 AMSat 9:22 PMSat 3:08 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 4:11 PMSat 11:40 PMSat 7:55 PMGood visibility
JupiterSat 8:56 AMSat 9:22 PMSat 3:09 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 3:37 PMSun 12:05 AMSat 7:51 PMFairly good visibility
UranusSat 9:59 PMSun 11:32 AMSun 4:46 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 8:41 PMMon 7:23 AMMon 2:02 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mechelen.

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