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Moon: 24.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 17, 2017 at 12:55:24 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:42 am 72° East
Sunset Today: 8:15 pm 288° West


Moonrise Today: 2:00 am 67° East
Moonset Today: 4:35 pm 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 33 minutes (-2m 10s)

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Today's Sun Position in Athens

The Sun's altitude in Athens 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

12:55 pm

Altitude

64.2°

Heading

161° S

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 33m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 10s

Winter: +4h 1m

Summer: -1h 14m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Athens Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Athens 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 – 5:04 am
Astro. Twilight5:04 am – 5:40 am
Nautical Twilight5:40 am – 6:14 am
Civil Twilight6:14 am – 6:42 am
Daylight6:42 am – 8:15 pm
Civil Twilight8:15 pm – 8:43 pm
Nautical Twilight8:43 pm – 9:16 pm
Astro. Twilight9:16 pm – 9:52 pm
Night9:52 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Athens - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 176:42 am8:15 pm13:33:37−2:101:29 pm (65.3°)94.107
Aug 186:42 am8:14 pm13:31:26−2:101:28 pm (65.0°)94.089
Aug 196:43 am8:12 pm13:29:14−2:111:28 pm (64.7°)94.072
Aug 206:44 am8:11 pm13:27:02−2:121:28 pm (64.3°)94.053
Aug 216:45 am8:10 pm13:24:48−2:131:28 pm (64.0°)94.035
Aug 226:46 am8:08 pm13:22:34−2:141:27 pm (63.7°)94.015
Aug 236:47 am8:07 pm13:20:19−2:151:27 pm (63.3°)93.996
* All times are local time for Athens. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:29 pm
June SolsticeJun 217:24 am
September EquinoxSep 2211:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 216:28 pm
* All times are local Athens time.

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Today's Moon in Athens

The Moon's path in Athens 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

12:55 pm

Altitude

40.0°

Heading

263° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

24.0%

Moon in Athens - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 172:00 am4:35 pm-9:16 am(70.4°)228,02125.6%
Aug 182:55 am5:36 pm-10:16 am(71.1°)227,51815.7%
Aug 193:57 am6:31 pm-11:15 am(70.4°)227,7147.8%
Aug 205:02 am7:21 pm-12:14 pm(68.3°)228,6952.6%
Aug 216:09 am8:04 pm-1:10 pm(65.1°)230,4660.2%
Aug 227:16 am8:43 pm-2:03 pm(61.2°)232,9360.6%
Aug 238:21 am9:18 pm-2:54 pm(56.7°)235,9283.7%
* All times are local time for Athens. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Athens This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Aug 17, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 8:11 amThu 8:34 pmThu 2:23 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 3:50 amThu 6:19 pmThu 11:05 amGood visibility
MarsThu 6:07 amThu 8:00 pmThu 1:04 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterThu 11:12 amThu 10:35 pmThu 4:54 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 4:12 pmFri 1:51 amThu 9:02 pmPerfect visibility
UranusThu 10:50 pmFri 11:59 amFri 5:25 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 9:00 pmFri 8:17 amFri 2:38 amDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Athens.

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