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Belfast, NIR, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 95.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Nov 21, 2018 at 9:58:47 am


Sunrise Today: 8:05 am 125° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:13 pm 235° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:59 pm 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:17 am 283° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 8 minutes (-3m 12s)

Location of BelfastLocation

Today's Sun Position in Belfast

Time:9:58 am
Altitude:10.5°
Direction:149° SE
Phase:Daylight

Day length today: 8h 8m 23s (Nov 21, 2018)

3 minutes, 12 seconds shorter than yesterday (Nov 20, 2018)

53 minutes, 13 seconds longer than winter solstice (Dec 21, 2017)

9 hours, 8 minutes shorter than summer solstice (Jun 21, 2018)

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Belfast Today

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Night12:00 am – 5:56 am
Astro. Twilight5:56 am – 6:38 am
Nautical Twilight6:38 am – 7:23 am
Civil Twilight7:23 am – 8:05 am
Daylight8:05 am – 4:13 pm
Civil Twilight4:13 pm – 4:54 pm
Nautical Twilight4:54 pm – 5:39 pm
Astro. Twilight5:39 pm – 6:22 pm
Night6:22 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Belfast - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
NovSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Nov 218:05 am4:13 pm8:08:23−3:1212:09 pm (15.5°)91.825
Nov 228:06 am4:12 pm8:05:15−3:0812:09 pm (15.3°)91.806
Nov 238:08 am4:10 pm8:02:11−3:0312:10 pm (15.1°)91.788
Nov 248:10 am4:09 pm7:59:11−2:5912:10 pm (14.9°)91.770
Nov 258:12 am4:08 pm7:56:16−2:5512:10 pm (14.7°)91.753
Nov 268:14 am4:07 pm7:53:26−2:5012:10 pm (14.5°)91.737
Nov 278:15 am4:06 pm7:50:40−2:4512:11 pm (14.3°)91.720
* All times are local time for Belfast. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Today's Moon in Belfast

Year 2018 Moon Phases

Moon in Belfast - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
NovMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Nov 21-5:17 am3:59 pm11:09 pm(45.9°)234,94597.8%
Nov 22-6:35 am4:23 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Nov 23-7:55 am4:53 pm12:01 am(50.1°)232,15299.8%
Nov 24-9:14 am5:32 pm12:57 am(53.5°)229,96199.1%
Nov 25-10:27 am6:22 pm1:55 am(55.6°)228,51495.5%
Nov 26-11:29 am7:26 pm2:56 am(56.3°)227,85789.2%
Nov 27-12:18 pm8:39 pm3:56 am(55.5°)227,94380.6%
* All times are local time for Belfast. 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 Belfast This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Nov 21, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:27 amWed 4:38 pmWed 1:02 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusWed 4:52 amWed 3:02 pmWed 9:57 amGreat visibility
MarsWed 1:48 pmWed 11:42 pmWed 6:45 pmPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:25 amWed 4:26 pmWed 12:25 pmExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 11:10 amWed 6:31 pmWed 2:51 pmAverage visibility
UranusWed 3:05 pmThu 5:15 amWed 10:10 pmAverage visibility
NeptuneWed 2:00 pmThu 12:43 amWed 7:22 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Belfast.

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