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Moon: 12.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 9:16:28 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:42 AM 132° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:58 PM 228° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:10 AM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 1:58 PM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 15 minutes (-30s)

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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

9:16 PM

Altitude

-44.0°

Heading

294° NW

Phase

Night

Day length
7h 15m 50s

-30s shorter

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 – 6:26 AM
Astro. Twilight6:26 AM – 7:10 AM
Nautical Twilight7:10 AM – 7:57 AM
Civil Twilight7:57 AM – 8:42 AM
Daylight8:42 AM – 3:58 PM
Civil Twilight3:58 PM – 4:43 PM
Nautical Twilight4:43 PM – 5:30 PM
Astro. Twilight5:30 PM – 6:14 PM
Night6:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Belfast - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 188:42 AM3:58 PM7:15:50−0:3012:20 PM (12.1°)91.476
Dec 198:43 AM3:58 PM7:15:28−0:2212:21 PM (12.1°)91.469
Dec 208:44 AM3:59 PM7:15:13−0:1412:21 PM (12.0°)91.462
Dec 218:44 AM3:59 PM7:15:06−0:0712:22 PM (12.0°)91.455
Dec 228:45 AM4:00 PM7:15:06< 1s12:22 PM (12.0°)91.449
Dec 238:45 AM4:00 PM7:15:14+0:0812:23 PM (12.0°)91.443
Dec 248:46 AM4:01 PM7:15:30+0:1512:23 PM (12.1°)91.438
* All times are in local Belfast time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:03 PM in Belfast. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

9:16 PM

Altitude

-50.2°

Heading

354° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

12.1%

Moon in Belfast - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 184:10 AM1:58 PM-9:08 AM(21.7°)240,71515.8%
Dec 195:20 AM2:31 PM-9:59 AM(18.8°)237,2068.7%
Dec 206:29 AM3:13 PM-10:53 AM(16.8°)233,8293.5%
Dec 217:34 AM4:05 PM-11:50 AM(15.9°)230,8810.6%
Dec 228:32 AM5:08 PM-12:48 PM(16.2°)228,6170.5%
Dec 239:21 AM6:20 PM-1:47 PM(17.7°)227,2013.3%
Dec 2410:01 AM7:38 PM-2:45 PM(20.5°)226,6929.0%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Belfast time.

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