Flag for United Kingdom Belfast, NIR, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 10.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 29, 2016 at 8:28:58 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:26 AM 73° East
Sunset Today: 8:22 PM 287° West


Moonrise Today: 3:03 AM 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 6:51 PM 298° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 55 minutes (-4m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Belfast

The Sun's altitude in Belfast 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

8:28 AM

Altitude

16.8°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 55m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 16s

Winter: +6h 40m

Summer: -3h 20m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Belfast Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Belfast 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 – 4:04 AM
Astro. Twilight4:04 AM – 4:59 AM
Nautical Twilight4:59 AM – 5:48 AM
Civil Twilight5:48 AM – 6:26 AM
Daylight6:26 AM – 8:22 PM
Civil Twilight8:22 PM – 9:00 PM
Nautical Twilight9:00 PM – 9:48 PM
Astro. Twilight9:48 PM – 10:43 PM
Night10:43 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Belfast - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 296:26 AM8:22 PM13:55:53−4:161:24 PM (44.5°)93.866
Aug 306:28 AM8:19 PM13:51:37−4:161:24 PM (44.2°)93.845
Aug 316:30 AM8:17 PM13:47:19−4:171:24 PM (43.8°)93.823
Sep 16:31 AM8:14 PM13:43:02−4:171:24 PM (43.4°)93.801
Sep 26:33 AM8:12 PM13:38:43−4:181:23 PM (43.1°)93.779
Sep 36:35 AM8:10 PM13:34:25−4:181:23 PM (42.7°)93.756
Sep 46:37 AM8:07 PM13:30:06−4:191:23 PM (42.3°)93.733
* All times are local time for Belfast. 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 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 AM
* All times are local Belfast time.

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Today's Moon in Belfast

The Moon's path in Belfast 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

8:28 AM

Altitude

42.1°

Heading

129° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

10.1%

Moon in Belfast - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 293:03 AM6:51 PM-11:01 AM(51.3°)237,7909.4%
Aug 304:10 AM7:24 PM-11:53 AM(48.8°)239,9514.0%
Aug 315:20 AM7:52 PM-12:42 PM(45.7°)242,1900.8%
Sep 16:30 AM8:17 PM-1:30 PM(42.0°)244,4410.0%
Sep 27:39 AM8:39 PM-2:15 PM(38.0°)246,6071.4%
Sep 38:47 AM9:00 PM-2:59 PM(34.0°)248,5614.8%
Sep 49:53 AM9:21 PM-3:42 PM(30.1°)250,15710.0%
* All times are local time for Belfast. 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 Belfast This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Aug 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:56 AMMon 8:26 PMMon 2:41 PMNot visible
VenusMon 8:38 AMMon 9:01 PMMon 2:50 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 4:13 PMMon 10:55 PMMon 7:34 PMGood visibility
JupiterMon 8:30 AMMon 8:58 PMMon 2:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnMon 3:27 PMMon 11:23 PMMon 7:25 PMFairly good visibility
UranusSun 9:30 PMMon 11:16 AMMon 4:23 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 8:24 PMTue 6:55 AMTue 1:39 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Belfast.

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