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

Moon: 40.9%
Waning Crescent
Current Time: Mar 4, 2024 at 4:55:36 pm
Sunrise Today: 6:30 am 97° East
Sunset Today: 6:07 pm 263° West
Moonrise Today: 1:33 am 123° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:23 am 236° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 37 minutes (+1m 54s)
Location of KandaharLocation

Today's Sun Position in Kandahar

Time:4:55 pm
Altitude:14.2°
Direction:253° W
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 11h 37m 2s (Mar 4, 2024)

1 minute, 54 seconds longer than yesterday (Mar 3, 2024)

1 hour, 31 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2023)

2 hours, 35 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2023)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kandahar Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:09 am
Astro. Twilight5:09 am – 5:37 am
Nautical Twilight5:37 am – 6:06 am
Civil Twilight6:06 am – 6:30 am
Daylight6:30 am – 6:07 pm
Civil Twilight6:07 pm – 6:31 pm
Nautical Twilight6:31 pm – 7:00 pm
Astro. Twilight7:00 pm – 7:28 pm
Night7:28 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 Days

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2024Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 46:30 am6:07 pm11:37:02+1:5412:18 pm (52.2°)92.182
Mar 56:29 am6:08 pm11:38:57+1:5512:18 pm (52.6°)92.206
Mar 66:28 am6:08 pm11:40:53+1:5512:18 pm (53.0°)92.230
Mar 76:26 am6:09 pm11:42:48+1:5512:18 pm (53.3°)92.254
Mar 86:25 am6:10 pm11:44:44+1:5512:17 pm (53.7°)92.279
Mar 96:24 am6:11 pm11:46:40+1:5512:17 pm (54.1°)92.303
Mar 106:23 am6:11 pm11:48:36+1:5612:17 pm (54.5°)92.328
* All times are local time for Kandahar. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Kandahar

Year 2024 Moon Phases

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

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2024Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Mar 41:33 am11:23 am-6:29 am(29.9°)238,58545.5%
Mar 52:35 am12:21 pm-7:28 am(29.1°)234,67734.6%
Mar 63:33 am1:27 pm-8:29 am(30.1°)230,75724.0%
Mar 74:26 am2:39 pm-9:30 am(33.1°)227,16514.5%
Mar 85:11 am3:53 pm-10:29 am(38.0°)224,2666.9%
Mar 95:51 am5:06 pm-11:24 am(44.2°)222,3901.9%
Mar 106:26 am6:19 pm-12:18 pm(51.5°)221,7650.0%
* All times are local time for Kandahar. 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 Kandahar This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Mar 4, 2024
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 6:48 amMon 6:27 pmMon 12:37 pmVery difficult to see
VenusTue 5:26 amTue 4:15 pmTue 10:50 amFairly good visibility
MarsTue 5:10 amTue 3:48 pmTue 10:29 amSlightly difficult to see
JupiterMon 9:16 amMon 10:34 pmMon 3:55 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:27 amMon 5:45 pmMon 12:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusMon 9:39 amMon 11:11 pmMon 4:25 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 7:11 amMon 7:03 pmMon 1:07 pmExtremely difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kandahar.

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