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Moon: 12.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 14, 2017 at 2:23:22 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:04 am 124° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:35 pm 236° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:57 am 103° East
Moonset Today: 2:49 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 30 minutes (-40s)

Location of MeilenLocation

Today's Sun Position in Meilen

The Sun's altitude in Meilen 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

2:23 pm

Altitude

14.3°

Heading

209° SW

Position

Daylight

Day length

8h 30m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: -40s

Winter: +2m 18s

Summer: -7h 25m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Meilen Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Meilen 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 – 6:12 am
Astro. Twilight6:12 am – 6:50 am
Nautical Twilight6:50 am – 7:29 am
Civil Twilight7:29 am – 8:04 am
Daylight8:04 am – 4:35 pm
Civil Twilight4:35 pm – 5:11 pm
Nautical Twilight5:11 pm – 5:50 pm
Astro. Twilight5:50 pm – 6:27 pm
Night6:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Meilen - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 148:04 am4:35 pm8:30:40−0:4012:20 pm (19.5°)91.502
Dec 158:05 am4:35 pm8:30:04−0:3512:20 pm (19.5°)91.493
Dec 168:06 am4:35 pm8:29:34−0:3012:21 pm (19.4°)91.484
Dec 178:07 am4:36 pm8:29:09−0:2512:21 pm (19.4°)91.476
Dec 188:07 am4:36 pm8:28:49−0:1912:22 pm (19.4°)91.469
Dec 198:08 am4:36 pm8:28:34−0:1412:22 pm (19.4°)91.461
Dec 208:08 am4:37 pm8:28:25−0:0912:23 pm (19.3°)91.454
* All times are local time for Meilen. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 5:27 pm in Meilen. In terms of daylight, this day is 7 hours, 28 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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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 Meilen time.

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Today's Moon in Meilen

The Moon's path in Meilen 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

2:23 pm

Altitude

3.5°

Heading

249° W

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.3%

Moon in Meilen - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 143:57 am2:49 pm-9:27 am(32.1°)248,24213.7%
Dec 154:59 am3:18 pm-10:12 am(28.6°)249,9867.6%
Dec 166:00 am3:50 pm-10:57 am(25.7°)251,2763.3%
Dec 176:58 am4:26 pm-11:44 am(23.5°)252,1380.8%
Dec 187:54 am5:08 pm-12:32 pm(22.2°)252,5840.1%
Dec 198:44 am5:55 pm-1:20 pm(21.9°)252,6091.4%
Dec 209:30 am6:47 pm-2:07 pm(22.5°)252,1854.6%
* All times are local time for Meilen. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Meilen This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 14, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:42 amThu 4:31 pmThu 12:06 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusThu 7:35 amThu 4:10 pmThu 11:53 amSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 3:45 amFri 2:06 pmFri 8:56 amAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 4:43 amThu 2:34 pmThu 9:38 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 8:32 amThu 5:05 pmThu 12:49 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusThu 1:41 pmFri 3:05 amThu 8:23 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 12:17 pmThu 11:12 pmThu 5:44 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Meilen.

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