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

Moon: 44.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 22, 2018 at 11:48:47 am


Sunrise Today: 6:05 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:40 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:13 am 55° Northeast
Moonset Today: 2:55 am 306° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (+4m 13s)

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Today's Sun Position in Belfast

The Sun's altitude in Belfast 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

11:48 am

Altitude

43.9°

Heading

147° SE

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 34m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: +4m 13s

Winter: +7h 19m

Summer: -2h 41m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Belfast Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Belfast 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 – 3:30 am
Astro. Twilight3:30 am – 4:34 am
Nautical Twilight4:34 am – 5:25 am
Civil Twilight5:25 am – 6:05 am
Daylight6:05 am – 8:40 pm
Civil Twilight8:40 pm – 9:20 pm
Nautical Twilight9:20 pm – 10:12 pm
Astro. Twilight10:12 pm – 11:17 pm
Night11:17 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Belfast - Next 7 Days

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 226:05 am8:40 pm14:34:53+4:131:22 pm (47.7°)93.441
Apr 236:03 am8:42 pm14:39:05+4:121:22 pm (48.0°)93.465
Apr 246:00 am8:44 pm14:43:16+4:101:21 pm (48.4°)93.490
Apr 255:58 am8:46 pm14:47:26+4:091:21 pm (48.7°)93.514
Apr 265:56 am8:47 pm14:51:35+4:081:21 pm (49.0°)93.538
Apr 275:54 am8:49 pm14:55:42+4:071:21 pm (49.3°)93.562
Apr 285:51 am8:51 pm14:59:48+4:051:21 pm (49.6°)93.586
* All times are local time for Belfast. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2018

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2018DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:15 pm
June SolsticeJun 2111:07 am
September EquinoxSep 232:54 am
December SolsticeDec 2110:23 pm
* All times are local Belfast time.

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Today's Moon in Belfast

The Moon's path in Belfast 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 2018 Moon Phases

11:48 am

Altitude

3.5°

Heading

62° NE

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

44.9%

Moon in Belfast - Next 7 days

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2018Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 22-2:55 am11:13 am7:31 pm(53.9°)230,03948.6%
Apr 23-3:40 am12:26 pm8:28 pm(51.4°)231,02060.3%
Apr 24-4:16 am1:43 pm9:22 pm(47.8°)232,27071.4%
Apr 25-4:45 am3:02 pm10:14 pm(43.5°)233,76581.2%
Apr 26-5:09 am4:20 pm11:03 pm(38.8°)235,50089.2%
Apr 27-5:31 am5:38 pm11:51 pm(33.9°)237,46795.0%
Apr 28-5:51 am6:53 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Belfast. 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 Belfast This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Apr 22, 2018
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:41 amSun 5:58 pmSun 11:50 amVery difficult to see
VenusSun 6:53 amSun 11:11 pmSun 3:01 pmFairly good visibility
MarsMon 3:06 amMon 10:23 amMon 6:44 amFairly good visibility
JupiterSun 10:07 pmMon 6:57 amMon 2:32 amPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 2:14 amMon 9:42 amMon 5:58 amFairly good visibility
UranusMon 6:01 amMon 8:09 pmMon 1:05 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneSun 5:04 amSun 3:56 pmSun 10:30 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Belfast.

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