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Giessen, HE, Germany — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 85.3%
Waxing Gibbous
Current Time: Sep 17, 2021 at 10:22:07 am
Sunrise Today: 7:03 am 86° East
Sunset Today: 7:34 pm 274° West
Moonrise Today: 6:44 pm 125° Southeast
Moonset Today: 2:07 am 231° Southwest
Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 30 minutes (-3m 46s)
Location of GiessenLocation

Today's Sun Position in Giessen

Time:10:22 am
Altitude:28.8°
Direction:127° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 12h 30m 26s (Sep 17, 2021)

3 minutes, 46 seconds shorter than yesterday (Sep 16, 2021)

4 hours, 31 minutes longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2020)

3 hours, 57 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2021)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Giessen Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:10 am
Astro. Twilight5:10 am – 5:51 am
Nautical Twilight5:51 am – 6:31 am
Civil Twilight6:31 am – 7:03 am
Daylight7:03 am – 7:34 pm
Civil Twilight7:34 pm – 8:07 pm
Nautical Twilight8:07 pm – 8:46 pm
Astro. Twilight8:46 pm – 9:27 pm
Night9:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Giessen - Next 7 Days

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2021Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 177:03 am7:34 pm12:30:26−3:461:19 pm (41.5°)93.423
Sep 187:05 am7:32 pm12:26:40−3:461:19 pm (41.1°)93.398
Sep 197:07 am7:29 pm12:22:53−3:461:18 pm (40.7°)93.372
Sep 207:08 am7:27 pm12:19:06−3:461:18 pm (40.3°)93.346
Sep 217:10 am7:25 pm12:15:19−3:461:18 pm (40.0°)93.320
Sep 227:11 am7:23 pm12:11:32−3:461:17 pm (39.6°)93.294
Sep 237:13 am7:20 pm12:07:45−3:471:17 pm (39.2°)93.269
* All times are local time for Giessen. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 9:21 pm in Giessen.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Today's Moon in Giessen

Year 2021 Moon Phases

Moon in Giessen - Next 7 days

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2021Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 17-2:07 am6:44 pm11:00 pm(18.2°)235,78489.1%
Sep 18-3:26 am7:09 pm11:52 pm(22.7°)237,78795.0%
Sep 19-4:45 am7:29 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Sep 20-6:02 am7:46 pm12:39 am(28.0°)239,97398.6%
Sep 21-7:16 am8:01 pm1:24 am(33.6°)242,28099.8%
Sep 22-8:28 am8:16 pm2:08 am(39.4°)244,61098.8%
Sep 23-9:39 am8:31 pm2:50 am(45.1°)246,82895.7%
* All times are local time for Giessen. 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 Giessen This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 17, 2021
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 9:43 amFri 8:00 pmFri 2:52 pmVery difficult to see
VenusFri 11:11 amFri 8:43 pmFri 3:58 pmGood visibility
MarsFri 7:41 amFri 7:49 pmFri 1:45 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterFri 6:34 pmSat 4:11 amFri 11:23 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 5:54 pmSat 2:40 amFri 10:17 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 9:05 pmFri 11:52 amFri 4:28 amAverage visibility
NeptuneFri 7:26 pmSat 6:49 amSat 1:08 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Giessen.

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