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Moon: 16.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 30, 2016 at 6:42:30 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:27 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:36 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:04 AM 67° East
Moonset Today: 5:33 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 9 minutes (-1m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Athens

The Sun's altitude in Athens 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

6:42 AM

Altitude

2.3°

Heading

68° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 9m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 46s

Winter: +4h 37m

Summer: -38m 56s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Athens Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Athens 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 – 4:42 AM
Astro. Twilight4:42 AM – 5:21 AM
Nautical Twilight5:21 AM – 5:57 AM
Civil Twilight5:57 AM – 6:27 AM
Daylight6:27 AM – 8:36 PM
Civil Twilight8:36 PM – 9:05 PM
Nautical Twilight9:05 PM – 9:41 PM
Astro. Twilight9:41 PM – 10:20 PM
Night10:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Athens - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 306:27 AM8:36 PM14:09:12−1:461:31 PM (70.4°)94.367
Jul 316:27 AM8:35 PM14:07:24−1:481:31 PM (70.1°)94.356
Aug 16:28 AM8:34 PM14:05:34−1:491:31 PM (69.9°)94.344
Aug 26:29 AM8:33 PM14:03:43−1:511:31 PM (69.6°)94.332
Aug 36:30 AM8:32 PM14:01:50−1:531:31 PM (69.4°)94.320
Aug 46:31 AM8:31 PM13:59:55−1:541:31 PM (69.1°)94.307
Aug 56:32 AM8:30 PM13:57:59−1:561:31 PM (68.8°)94.293
* All times are local time for Athens. 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 206:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 211:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 225:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2112:44 PM
* All times are local Athens time.

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Today's Moon in Athens

The Moon's path in Athens 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

6:42 AM

Altitude

40.1°

Heading

99° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.5%

Moon in Athens - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 303:04 AM5:33 PM-10:18 AM(69.8°)231,12115.3%
Jul 313:58 AM6:31 PM-11:15 AM(70.2°)232,4557.8%
Aug 14:57 AM7:23 PM-12:11 PM(69.4°)234,2562.8%
Aug 25:57 AM8:09 PM-1:06 PM(67.6°)236,4820.3%
Aug 36:59 AM8:50 PM-1:58 PM(64.8°)239,0330.4%
Aug 48:00 AM9:27 PM-2:47 PM(61.4°)241,7603.0%
Aug 59:00 AM10:00 PM-3:34 PM(57.5°)244,4697.6%
* All times are local time for Athens. 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 Athens This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jul 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:15 AMSat 9:41 PMSat 2:59 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:39 AMSat 9:25 PMSat 2:32 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:47 PMSun 1:20 AMSat 8:34 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 10:07 AMSat 10:38 PMSat 4:22 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:29 PMSun 2:19 AMSat 9:24 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 11:54 PMSat 12:54 PMSat 6:24 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 10:09 PMSat 9:22 AMSat 3:46 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Athens.

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