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

Moon: 81.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Jan 17, 2019 at 3:37:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:06 am 114° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:27 pm 246° West


Moonrise Today: 1:53 pm 70° East
Moonset Today: 2:50 am 288° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 20 minutes (+1m 5s)

Location of KandaharLocation

Today's Sun Position in Kandahar

Time:3:37 pm
Altitude:19.0°
Direction:229° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 10h 20m 40s (Jan 17, 2019)

1 minute, 5 seconds longer than yesterday (Jan 16, 2019)

15 minutes, 28 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 22, 2018)

3 hours, 52 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Kandahar Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:41 am
Astro. Twilight5:41 am – 6:10 am
Nautical Twilight6:10 am – 6:40 am
Civil Twilight6:40 am – 7:06 am
Daylight7:06 am – 5:27 pm
Civil Twilight5:27 pm – 5:53 pm
Nautical Twilight5:53 pm – 6:23 pm
Astro. Twilight6:23 pm – 6:52 pm
Night6:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Kandahar - Next 7 Days

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2019Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 177:06 am5:27 pm10:20:40+1:0512:17 pm (37.6°)91.442
Jan 187:06 am5:28 pm10:21:47+1:0712:17 pm (37.8°)91.448
Jan 197:06 am5:29 pm10:22:57+1:0912:17 pm (38.0°)91.455
Jan 207:06 am5:30 pm10:24:09+1:1112:18 pm (38.2°)91.462
Jan 217:05 am5:31 pm10:25:23+1:1312:18 pm (38.5°)91.470
Jan 227:05 am5:32 pm10:26:39+1:1512:18 pm (38.7°)91.478
Jan 237:05 am5:32 pm10:27:56+1:1712:18 pm (38.9°)91.487
* 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 2019 Moon Phases

Moon in Kandahar - Next 7 days

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2019Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 17-2:50 am1:53 pm8:51 pm(76.0°)231,29183.2%
Jan 18-3:54 am2:41 pm9:48 pm(78.6°)227,58291.1%
Jan 19-4:59 am3:37 pm10:50 pm(79.7°)224,60496.9%
Jan 20-6:03 am4:40 pm11:53 pm(79.2°)222,68699.7%
Jan 21-7:04 am5:49 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Jan 22-7:59 am6:59 pm12:56 am(77.0°)222,04299.4%
Jan 23-8:47 am8:10 pm1:57 am(73.3°)222,71995.7%
* 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, Thu, Jan 17, 2019
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 6:42 amThu 4:44 pmThu 11:43 amDifficult to see
VenusFri 3:44 amFri 2:12 pmFri 8:58 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:48 amThu 11:14 pmThu 5:01 pmAverage visibility
JupiterFri 4:09 amFri 2:18 pmFri 9:14 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 6:15 amThu 4:22 pmThu 11:19 amDifficult to see
UranusThu 11:39 amFri 12:35 amThu 6:07 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 9:40 amThu 9:09 pmThu 3:25 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Kandahar.

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