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Crete, Greece — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Jun 16, 2024 at 6:26:52 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:36 pm 300° Northwest
Moonrise Today: 3:20 pm 101° East
Moonset Today: 2:17 am 263° West
Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 31 minutes (+14s)
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Today's Sun Position in Crete

Time:6:26 pm
Altitude:23.9°
Direction:283° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 14h 31m 25s (Jun 16, 2024)

14 seconds longer than yesterday (Jun 15, 2024)

4 hours, 44 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

29 seconds shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Crete Today

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Night12:00 am – 4:18 am
Astro. Twilight4:18 am – 4:58 am
Nautical Twilight4:58 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 8:36 pm
Civil Twilight8:36 pm – 9:06 pm
Nautical Twilight9:06 pm – 9:43 pm
Astro. Twilight9:43 pm – 10:24 pm
Night10:24 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Crete - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jun 166:05 am8:36 pm14:31:25+0:141:21 pm (78.2°)94.431
Jun 176:05 am8:37 pm14:31:37+0:111:21 pm (78.2°)94.438
Jun 186:05 am8:37 pm14:31:45+0:081:21 pm (78.2°)94.445
Jun 196:05 am8:37 pm14:31:51+0:051:21 pm (78.2°)94.452
Jun 206:06 am8:38 pm14:31:54+0:021:22 pm (78.2°)94.459
Jun 216:06 am8:38 pm14:31:54< 1s1:22 pm (78.2°)94.465
Jun 226:06 am8:38 pm14:31:50−0:031:22 pm (78.2°)94.470
* All times are local time for Crete. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

The June solstice (summer solstice) in Crete is at 11:50 pm on Thursday, June 20, 2024. In terms of daylight, this day is 4 hours, 45 minutes longer than the December solstice. In most locations north of the equator, the longest day of the year is around this date.

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Today's Moon in Crete

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Crete - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 16-2:17 am3:20 pm9:04 pm(44.1°)249,25173.3%
Jun 17-2:41 am4:19 pm9:46 pm(38.6°)247,28081.6%
Jun 18-3:07 am5:20 pm10:32 pm(33.7°)244,80488.8%
Jun 19-3:38 am6:24 pm11:22 pm(29.7°)242,02594.5%
Jun 20-4:15 am7:30 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jun 21-5:01 am8:34 pm12:17 am(26.9°)239,16498.3%
Jun 22-5:56 am9:33 pm1:15 am(25.6°)236,44299.8%
* All times are local time for Crete. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Crete This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jun 16, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 6:10 amSun 8:51 pmSun 1:30 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusSun 6:18 amSun 8:51 pmSun 1:35 pmSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:14 amMon 4:31 pmMon 9:52 amAverage visibility
JupiterSun 4:49 amSun 6:55 pmSun 11:52 amAverage visibility
SaturnMon 1:15 amMon 12:45 pmMon 7:00 amGreat visibility
UranusMon 4:09 amMon 6:04 pmMon 11:07 amVery difficult to see
NeptuneMon 1:39 amMon 1:36 pmMon 7:38 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Crete.

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