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Moon: 76.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 9:29:59 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:22 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:11 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:02 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 1:46 am 271° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 49 minutes (-40s)

Location of ChaniaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Chania

The Sun's altitude in Chania today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

9:29 pm

Altitude

-51.9°

Heading

278° W

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 49m 21s

Change since

Yesterday: -40s

Winter: +3m 53s

Summer: -4h 44m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Chania Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Chania 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 – 5:51 am
Astro. Twilight5:51 am – 6:22 am
Nautical Twilight6:22 am – 6:53 am
Civil Twilight6:53 am – 7:22 am
Daylight7:22 am – 5:11 pm
Civil Twilight5:11 pm – 5:39 pm
Nautical Twilight5:39 pm – 6:11 pm
Astro. Twilight6:11 pm – 6:42 pm
Night6:42 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Chania - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 97:22 am5:11 pm9:49:21−0:4012:16 pm (31.7°)91.547
Dec 107:22 am5:11 pm9:48:44−0:3612:17 pm (31.6°)91.535
Dec 117:23 am5:11 pm9:48:10−0:3312:17 pm (31.5°)91.524
Dec 127:24 am5:12 pm9:47:39−0:3012:18 pm (31.4°)91.513
Dec 137:25 am5:12 pm9:47:11−0:2712:18 pm (31.3°)91.503
Dec 147:25 am5:12 pm9:46:47−0:2412:19 pm (31.3°)91.493
Dec 157:26 am5:12 pm9:46:26−0:2112:19 pm (31.2°)91.484
* All times are local time for Chania. 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 Chania time.

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Today's Moon in Chania

The Moon's path in Chania 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

9:29 pm

Altitude

55.0°

Heading

209° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

76.1%

Moon in Chania - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-1:46 am2:02 pm8:23 pm(58.3°)227,93075.6%
Dec 10-2:52 am2:41 pm9:17 pm(62.9°)225,28085.3%
Dec 11-4:00 am3:24 pm10:14 pm(67.1°)223,46492.9%
Dec 12-5:10 am4:12 pm11:14 pm(70.4°)222,74297.9%
Dec 13-6:20 am5:05 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:28 am6:04 pm12:15 am(72.5°)223,26299.8%
Dec 15-8:30 am7:06 pm1:17 am(73.1°)225,01698.5%
* All times are local time for Chania. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Chania This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:02 amSat 6:33 pmSat 1:47 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 10:33 amSat 8:28 pmSat 3:30 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 11:32 amFri 10:09 pmFri 4:50 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 2:31 amSat 2:00 pmSat 8:16 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 7:21 amSat 5:14 pmSat 12:18 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 2:02 pmSat 2:49 amFri 8:26 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 12:17 pmFri 11:30 pmFri 5:54 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Chania.

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