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Moon: 0.0%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 30, 2016 at 8:00:23 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:04 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:52 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 6:35 AM 89° East
Moonset Today: 6:56 PM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 48 minutes (-2m 29s)

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Today's Sun Position in Alexandria

The Sun's altitude in Alexandria 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

8:00 PM

Altitude

-14.2°

Heading

277° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

11h 48m 3s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 29s

Winter: +2h 21m

Summer: -3h 5m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alexandria Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Alexandria 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 – 5:35 AM
Astro. Twilight5:35 AM – 6:06 AM
Nautical Twilight6:06 AM – 6:37 AM
Civil Twilight6:37 AM – 7:04 AM
Daylight7:04 AM – 6:52 PM
Civil Twilight6:52 PM – 7:18 PM
Nautical Twilight7:18 PM – 7:49 PM
Astro. Twilight7:49 PM – 8:20 PM
Night8:20 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Alexandria - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 307:04 AM6:52 PM11:48:03−2:2912:58 PM (48.1°)93.073
Oct 17:05 AM6:50 PM11:45:34−2:2912:58 PM (47.7°)93.046
Oct 27:05 AM6:49 PM11:43:04−2:2912:57 PM (47.3°)93.019
Oct 37:06 AM6:47 PM11:40:35−2:2912:57 PM (46.9°)92.992
Oct 47:07 AM6:45 PM11:38:05−2:2912:57 PM (46.5°)92.965
Oct 57:08 AM6:44 PM11:35:36−2:2912:56 PM (46.1°)92.938
Oct 67:09 AM6:42 PM11:33:07−2:2812:56 PM (45.7°)92.911
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Alexandria time.

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Today's Moon in Alexandria

The Moon's path in Alexandria 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

8:00 PM

Altitude

-13.1°

Heading

279° W

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.0%

Moon in Alexandria - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 306:35 AM6:56 PM-12:48 PM(50.6°)249,0690.1%
Oct 17:31 AM7:26 PM-1:32 PM(46.7°)250,5040.6%
Oct 28:27 AM7:57 PM-2:15 PM(42.9°)251,5812.9%
Oct 39:23 AM8:29 PM-2:59 PM(39.5°)252,2127.1%
Oct 410:18 AM9:04 PM-3:43 PM(36.6°)252,29812.9%
Oct 511:12 AM9:42 PM-4:28 PM(34.3°)251,74420.1%
Oct 612:05 PM10:24 PM-5:15 PM(32.7°)250,47528.4%
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 Alexandria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:37 AMSat 6:15 PMSat 11:56 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:38 AMFri 8:08 PMFri 2:54 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 2:07 PMFri 11:10 PMFri 6:38 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 6:45 AMSat 6:43 PMSat 12:44 PMVery difficult to see
SaturnFri 12:18 PMFri 10:01 PMFri 5:09 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSat 7:20 PMSun 8:18 AMSun 1:49 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:40 PMSat 4:48 AMFri 11:14 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Alexandria.

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