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Moon: 27.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 9:42:11 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:51 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 8:02 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 1:53 AM 67° East
Moonset Today: 4:25 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 17s)

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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

9:42 AM

Altitude

32.6°

Heading

104° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 10m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 17s

Winter: +3h 38m

Summer: -1h 37m

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 – 5:17 AM
Astro. Twilight5:17 AM – 5:51 AM
Nautical Twilight5:51 AM – 6:24 AM
Civil Twilight6:24 AM – 6:51 AM
Daylight6:51 AM – 8:02 PM
Civil Twilight8:02 PM – 8:29 PM
Nautical Twilight8:29 PM – 9:01 PM
Astro. Twilight9:01 PM – 9:35 PM
Night9:35 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Athens - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 276:51 AM8:02 PM13:10:41−2:171:26 PM (61.9°)93.909
Aug 286:52 AM8:00 PM13:08:22−2:181:26 PM (61.5°)93.889
Aug 296:53 AM7:59 PM13:06:03−2:191:26 PM (61.2°)93.868
Aug 306:53 AM7:57 PM13:03:44−2:191:26 PM (60.8°)93.847
Aug 316:54 AM7:56 PM13:01:24−2:201:25 PM (60.4°)93.825
Sep 16:55 AM7:54 PM12:59:03−2:201:25 PM (60.1°)93.803
Sep 26:56 AM7:53 PM12:56:42−2:211:25 PM (59.7°)93.780
* 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

9:42 AM

Altitude

68.9°

Heading

202° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

27.0%

Moon in Athens - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 271:53 AM4:25 PM-9:09 AM(70.1°)233,68827.2%
Aug 282:49 AM5:17 PM-10:04 AM(69.8°)235,58317.7%
Aug 293:48 AM6:05 PM-10:58 AM(68.3°)237,6179.9%
Aug 304:48 AM6:47 PM-11:50 AM(65.9°)239,7694.3%
Aug 315:48 AM7:25 PM-12:40 PM(62.8°)242,0041.0%
Sep 16:48 AM7:59 PM-1:27 PM(59.1°)244,2570.0%
Sep 27:47 AM8:32 PM-2:13 PM(55.2°)246,4351.2%
* 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, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 8:56 AMSat 8:43 PMSat 2:50 PMVery difficult to see
VenusSat 8:40 AMSat 9:01 PMSat 2:51 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:00 PMSun 12:16 AMSat 7:38 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 8:44 AMSat 9:01 PMSat 2:52 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 2:39 PMSun 12:29 AMSat 7:34 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 10:03 PMSat 11:02 AMSat 4:33 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 8:13 PMSun 7:25 AMSun 1:49 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Athens.

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