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Moon: 48.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jan 20, 2017 at 2:52:43 am


Sunrise Today: 8:37 am 122° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:16 pm 238° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:28 am 103° East
Moonset Today: 12:21 pm 255° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 38 minutes (+2m 40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Ghent

The Sun's altitude in Ghent today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

2:52 am

Altitude

-51.5°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

8h 38m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 40s

Winter: +44m 5s

Summer: -7h 55m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Ghent Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Ghent 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 – 6:40 am
Astro. Twilight6:40 am – 7:19 am
Nautical Twilight7:19 am – 8:00 am
Civil Twilight8:00 am – 8:37 am
Daylight8:37 am – 5:16 pm
Civil Twilight5:16 pm – 5:53 pm
Nautical Twilight5:53 pm – 6:34 pm
Astro. Twilight6:34 pm – 7:13 pm
Night7:13 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Ghent - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jan 208:37 am5:16 pm8:38:19+2:4012:56 pm (19.0°)91.473
Jan 218:36 am5:17 pm8:41:03+2:4312:56 pm (19.2°)91.482
Jan 228:35 am5:19 pm8:43:50+2:4712:57 pm (19.4°)91.491
Jan 238:34 am5:21 pm8:46:41+2:5012:57 pm (19.7°)91.501
Jan 248:33 am5:22 pm8:49:35+2:5412:57 pm (19.9°)91.511
Jan 258:31 am5:24 pm8:52:32+2:5712:57 pm (20.1°)91.521
Jan 268:30 am5:26 pm8:55:33+3:0012:58 pm (20.4°)91.532
* All times are local time for Ghent. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:29 am
June SolsticeJun 216:24 am
September EquinoxSep 2210:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 215:28 pm
* All times are local Ghent time.

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Today's Moon in Ghent

The Moon's path in Ghent 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 2017 Moon Phases

2:52 am

Altitude

11.1°

Heading

119° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.7%

Moon in Ghent - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jan 201:28 am12:21 pm-6:59 am(29.6°)250,37347.1%
Jan 212:31 am12:47 pm-7:42 am(26.3°)251,39337.5%
Jan 223:32 am1:17 pm-8:27 am(23.4°)251,56828.4%
Jan 234:31 am1:51 pm-9:13 am(21.2°)250,95120.0%
Jan 245:28 am2:31 pm-10:00 am(19.8°)249,65412.7%
Jan 256:21 am3:17 pm-10:49 am(19.2°)247,8296.8%
Jan 267:10 am4:11 pm-11:39 am(19.6°)245,6532.6%
* All times are local time for Ghent. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Ghent This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jan 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:09 amFri 3:17 pmFri 11:13 amSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 10:18 amFri 9:40 pmFri 3:58 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 10:35 amFri 10:14 pmFri 4:24 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 12:47 amFri 11:37 amFri 6:12 amPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 6:13 amFri 2:21 pmFri 10:17 amAverage visiblity
UranusFri 11:21 amSat 12:42 amFri 6:02 pmDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 10:13 amFri 8:53 pmFri 3:33 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Ghent.

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