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Moon: 0.5%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 1:06:31 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:38 AM 116° Southeast
Sunset Today: 6:04 PM 244° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:47 AM 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:52 PM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 25 minutes (-2s)

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Today's Sun Position in El Aaiún

The Sun's altitude in El Aaiún 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

1:06 PM

Altitude

39.3°

Heading

185° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
10h 25m 48s

-2s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in El Aaiún today

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Day, night and twilight times in El Aaiún 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 – 6:15 AM
Astro. Twilight6:15 AM – 6:43 AM
Nautical Twilight6:43 AM – 7:12 AM
Civil Twilight7:12 AM – 7:38 AM
Daylight7:38 AM – 6:04 PM
Civil Twilight6:04 PM – 6:29 PM
Nautical Twilight6:29 PM – 6:58 PM
Astro. Twilight6:58 PM – 7:27 PM
Night7:27 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in El Aaiún - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:38 AM6:04 PM10:25:48−0:0212:51 PM (39.4°)91.454
Dec 227:38 AM6:04 PM10:25:48< 1s12:51 PM (39.4°)91.447
Dec 237:39 AM6:05 PM10:25:51+0:0212:52 PM (39.4°)91.442
Dec 247:39 AM6:05 PM10:25:55+0:0412:52 PM (39.5°)91.436
Dec 257:40 AM6:06 PM10:26:02+0:0712:53 PM (39.5°)91.431
Dec 267:40 AM6:06 PM10:26:12+0:0912:53 PM (39.5°)91.426
Dec 277:41 AM6:07 PM10:26:23+0:1112:54 PM (39.6°)91.422
* All times are in local El Aaiún time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 11:03 PM in El Aaiún. This day is 3 hours, 25 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. 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 El Aaiún time.

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Today's moon in El Aaiún

The Moon's path in El Aaiún 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

1:06 PM

Altitude

42.2°

Heading

195° S

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.5%

Moon in El Aaiún - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 216:47 AM5:52 PM-12:20 PM(43.3°)230,8280.6%
Dec 227:46 AM6:53 PM-1:19 PM(43.6°)228,5790.5%
Dec 238:42 AM7:56 PM-2:18 PM(45.2°)227,1823.4%
Dec 249:34 AM9:00 PM-3:16 PM(48.0°)226,6919.1%
Dec 2510:22 AM10:05 PM-4:12 PM(51.7°)227,05017.3%
Dec 2611:08 AM11:08 PM-5:06 PM(56.1°)228,11727.4%
Dec 2711:51 AM--5:58 PM(60.7°)229,70638.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local El Aaiún time.

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