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Herat, Afghanistan — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 68.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 16, 2019 at 6:46:04 am


Sunrise Today: 7:27 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:34 pm 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:21 pm 74° East
Moonset Today: 2:06 am 284° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 7 minutes (+1m 11s)

Location of HeratLocation

Today's Sun Position in Herat

Time:6:46 am
Altitude:-8.7°
Direction:110° E
Phase:Nautical Twilight

Day length today: 10h 7m 38s (Jan 16, 2019)

1 minute, 11 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 15, 2019)

16 minutes, 5 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

4 hours, 19 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Herat Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:58 am
Astro. Twilight5:58 am – 6:29 am
Nautical Twilight6:29 am – 6:59 am
Civil Twilight6:59 am – 7:27 am
Daylight7:27 am – 5:34 pm
Civil Twilight5:34 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:32 pm
Astro. Twilight6:32 pm – 7:02 pm
Night7:02 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Herat - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 167:27 am5:34 pm10:07:38+1:1112:30 pm (34.7°)91.436
Jan 177:26 am5:35 pm10:08:52+1:1312:31 pm (34.9°)91.442
Jan 187:26 am5:36 pm10:10:08+1:1512:31 pm (35.1°)91.448
Jan 197:26 am5:37 pm10:11:26+1:1812:31 pm (35.3°)91.455
Jan 207:25 am5:38 pm10:12:46+1:2012:32 pm (35.5°)91.462
Jan 217:25 am5:39 pm10:14:08+1:2212:32 pm (35.7°)91.470
Jan 227:24 am5:40 pm10:15:33+1:2412:32 pm (36.0°)91.478
* All times are local time for Herat. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Herat

Year 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Herat - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 16-2:06 am1:21 pm8:12 pm(69.7°)235,31273.9%
Jan 17-3:09 am2:02 pm9:05 pm(73.3°)231,25383.3%
Jan 18-4:14 am2:50 pm10:03 pm(75.8°)227,54991.2%
Jan 19-5:20 am3:45 pm11:04 pm(76.9°)224,57996.9%
Jan 20-6:25 am4:48 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 21-7:25 am5:57 pm12:08 am(76.4°)222,67399.8%
Jan 22-8:18 am7:09 pm1:11 am(74.2°)222,04399.4%
* All times are local time for Herat. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse visible in Herat on Jan 21

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Herat This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jan 16, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:01 amWed 4:48 pmWed 11:54 amDifficult to see
VenusWed 4:01 amWed 2:21 pmWed 9:11 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:03 amWed 11:30 pmWed 5:16 pmAverage visibility
JupiterWed 4:35 amWed 2:32 pmWed 9:34 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 6:39 amWed 4:33 pmWed 11:36 amDifficult to see
UranusWed 11:54 amThu 12:56 amWed 6:25 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneWed 10:00 amWed 9:25 pmWed 3:42 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Herat.

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