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Moon: 9.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 31, 2016 at 4:48:40 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:28 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:24 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:58 AM 67° East
Moonset Today: 6:19 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 55 minutes (-1m 37s)

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Today's Sun Position in Heraklion

The Sun's altitude in Heraklion 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

4:48 AM

Altitude

-18.1°

Heading

51° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 55m 58s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 37s

Winter: +4h 9m

Summer: -36m 40s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Heraklion Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Heraklion 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 – 4:49 AM
Astro. Twilight4:49 AM – 5:26 AM
Nautical Twilight5:26 AM – 6:00 AM
Civil Twilight6:00 AM – 6:28 AM
Daylight6:28 AM – 8:24 PM
Civil Twilight8:24 PM – 8:52 PM
Nautical Twilight8:52 PM – 9:25 PM
Astro. Twilight9:25 PM – 10:02 PM
Night10:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Heraklion - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 316:28 AM8:24 PM13:55:58−1:371:26 PM (72.8°)94.356
Aug 16:28 AM8:23 PM13:54:19−1:391:26 PM (72.5°)94.344
Aug 26:29 AM8:22 PM13:52:38−1:401:26 PM (72.3°)94.332
Aug 36:30 AM8:21 PM13:50:56−1:421:26 PM (72.0°)94.320
Aug 46:31 AM8:20 PM13:49:13−1:431:26 PM (71.7°)94.307
Aug 56:31 AM8:19 PM13:47:28−1:441:25 PM (71.5°)94.293
Aug 66:32 AM8:18 PM13:45:42−1:461:25 PM (71.2°)94.279
* All times are local time for Heraklion. 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 Heraklion time.

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Today's Moon in Heraklion

The Moon's path in Heraklion 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

4:48 AM

Altitude

8.6°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.5%

Moon in Heraklion - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 313:58 AM6:19 PM-11:09 AM(72.9°)232,4497.8%
Aug 14:56 AM7:11 PM-12:05 PM(72.1°)234,2482.8%
Aug 25:57 AM7:58 PM-1:00 PM(70.3°)236,4720.3%
Aug 36:57 AM8:40 PM-1:52 PM(67.5°)239,0230.4%
Aug 47:58 AM9:18 PM-2:41 PM(64.0°)241,7492.9%
Aug 58:56 AM9:53 PM-3:28 PM(60.2°)244,4587.5%
Aug 69:53 AM10:26 PM-4:13 PM(56.2°)246,94313.9%
* All times are local time for Heraklion. 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 Heraklion This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:17 AMSun 9:32 PMSun 2:55 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 7:40 AMSun 9:14 PMSun 2:27 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:33 PMMon 1:19 AMSun 8:26 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:59 AMSun 10:27 PMSun 4:13 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 4:13 PMMon 2:16 AMSun 9:14 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:47 PMSun 12:42 PMSun 6:14 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:57 PMSun 9:15 AMSun 3:36 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Heraklion.

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