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Mechelen, Belgium — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 61.6%
Waning Gibbous
Current Time: Oct 27, 2021 at 5:39:30 pm
Sunrise Today: 8:25 am 110° East
Sunset Today: 6:25 pm 250° West
Moonrise Today: 10:38 pm 47° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:12 pm 314° Northwest
Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 59 minutes (-3m 36s)
Location of MechelenLocation

Today's Sun Position in Mechelen

Time:5:39 pm
Altitude:5.9°
Direction:241° SW
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 9h 59m 15s (Oct 27, 2021)

3 minutes, 36 seconds shorter than yesterday (Oct 26, 2021)

2 hours, 4 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

6 hours, 33 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mechelen Today

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Night12:00 am – 6:34 am
Astro. Twilight6:34 am – 7:12 am
Nautical Twilight7:12 am – 7:51 am
Civil Twilight7:51 am – 8:25 am
Daylight8:25 am – 6:25 pm
Civil Twilight6:25 pm – 6:59 pm
Nautical Twilight6:59 pm – 7:38 pm
Astro. Twilight7:38 pm – 8:16 pm
Night8:16 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Mechelen - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
OctSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Oct 278:25 am6:25 pm9:59:15−3:361:25 pm (26.1°)92.379
Oct 288:27 am6:23 pm9:55:39−3:351:25 pm (25.7°)92.355
Oct 298:29 am6:21 pm9:52:05−3:341:25 pm (25.4°)92.330
Oct 308:31 am6:19 pm9:48:31−3:331:25 pm (25.1°)92.307
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 317:32 am5:17 pm9:44:59−3:3212:25 pm (24.7°)92.283
Nov 17:34 am5:16 pm9:41:29−3:3012:25 pm (24.4°)92.259
Nov 27:36 am5:14 pm9:37:59−3:2912:25 pm (24.1°)92.236
* All times are local time for Mechelen. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, October 31, 2021 at 3:00 am, and this is accounted for above.

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Today's Moon in Mechelen

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Mechelen - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
OctMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Oct 27-3:12 pm10:38 pm6:28 am(64.7°)249,87865.9%
Oct 28-3:50 pm11:45 pm7:19 am(63.4°)247,68256.2%
Oct 29-4:19 pm-8:09 am(60.8°)244,76746.0%
Oct 3012:58 am4:42 pm-8:59 am(56.9°)241,26135.7%
Note: hours shift because clocks change backward 1 hour. (See the note below this table for details)
Oct 312:15 am4:01 pm-8:47 am(52.0°)237,37325.7%
Nov 12:34 am4:18 pm-9:35 am(46.2°)233,38616.5%
Nov 23:55 am4:34 pm-10:23 am(39.8°)229,6338.8%
* All times are local time for Mechelen. 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 Mechelen This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Oct 27, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 6:38 amWed 6:02 pmWed 12:20 pmSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 1:07 pmWed 8:09 pmWed 4:38 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 7:50 amWed 6:13 pmWed 1:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterWed 4:12 pmThu 1:42 amWed 8:57 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 3:34 pmThu 12:16 amWed 7:55 pmPerfect visibility
UranusWed 6:36 pmThu 9:21 amThu 1:59 amAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 5:05 pmThu 4:23 amWed 10:44 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Mechelen.

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