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Moon: 66.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 29, 2015 at 1:11:12 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:15 AM 84° East
Sunset Today: 7:59 PM 277° West


Moonrise Today: 2:06 PM 66° East
Moonset Today: 4:26 AM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 44 minutes (+3m 57s)

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Today's Sun Position in Gelsenkirchen

The Sun's altitude in Gelsenkirchen 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

1:11 AM

Altitude

-34.8°

Heading

11° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 44m 24s

Change since

yesterday: +3m 57s

Winter: +4h 54m

Summer: -3h 54m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Gelsenkirchen today

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Day, night and twilight times in Gelsenkirchen 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 – 5:18 AM
Astro. Twilight5:18 AM – 6:01 AM
Nautical Twilight6:01 AM – 6:41 AM
Civil Twilight6:41 AM – 7:15 AM
Daylight7:15 AM – 7:59 PM
Civil Twilight7:59 PM – 8:33 PM
Nautical Twilight8:33 PM – 9:13 PM
Astro. Twilight9:13 PM – 9:57 PM
Night9:57 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Gelsenkirchen - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 297:15 AM7:59 PM12:44:24+3:571:36 PM (41.9°)92.798
Mar 307:13 AM8:01 PM12:48:21+3:571:36 PM (42.2°)92.824
Mar 317:10 AM8:03 PM12:52:18+3:561:36 PM (42.6°)92.850
Apr 17:08 AM8:04 PM12:56:15+3:561:36 PM (43.0°)92.876
Apr 27:06 AM8:06 PM13:00:11+3:561:35 PM (43.4°)92.902
Apr 37:03 AM8:08 PM13:04:07+3:561:35 PM (43.8°)92.929
Apr 47:01 AM8:09 PM13:08:03+3:551:35 PM (44.2°)92.956
* All times are local time for Gelsenkirchen. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 29, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 2310:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 225:48 AM
* All times are local Gelsenkirchen time.

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Today's moon in Gelsenkirchen

The Moon's path in Gelsenkirchen 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 2015 Moon Phases

1:11 AM

Altitude

18.8°

Heading

271° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

66.5%

Moon in Gelsenkirchen - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 29-4:26 AM2:06 PM9:36 PM(51.6°)250,09573.6%
Mar 30-4:58 AM3:07 PM10:21 PM(48.7°)251,47981.7%
Mar 31-5:26 AM4:08 PM11:05 PM(45.5°)252,17788.6%
Apr 1-5:51 AM5:10 PM11:48 PM(41.9°)252,25694.0%
Apr 2-6:15 AM6:12 PM---
Apr 3-6:38 AM7:15 PM12:30 AM(38.1°)251,80797.8%
Apr 4-7:01 AM8:18 PM1:13 AM(34.3°)250,91999.7%
* All times are local time for Gelsenkirchen. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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