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

Moon: 3.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 20, 2017 at 7:15:50 am


Sunrise Today: 6:08 am 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:43 pm 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:17 am 60° Northeast
Moonset Today: 8:06 pm 297° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (-4m 8s)

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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

7:15 am

Altitude

8.5°

Heading

81° E

Position

Daylight

Day length

14h 34m 50s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 8s

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 – 3:31 am
Astro. Twilight3:31 am – 4:36 am
Nautical Twilight4:36 am – 5:28 am
Civil Twilight5:28 am – 6:08 am
Daylight6:08 am – 8:43 pm
Civil Twilight8:43 pm – 9:23 pm
Nautical Twilight9:23 pm – 10:15 pm
Astro. Twilight10:15 pm – 11:19 pm
Night11:19 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Belfast - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 206:08 am8:43 pm14:34:50−4:081:27 pm (47.7°)94.052
Aug 216:10 am8:41 pm14:30:40−4:091:26 pm (47.4°)94.033
Aug 226:12 am8:39 pm14:26:29−4:101:26 pm (47.0°)94.014
Aug 236:14 am8:36 pm14:22:17−4:111:26 pm (46.7°)93.994
Aug 246:16 am8:34 pm14:18:05−4:121:26 pm (46.3°)93.974
Aug 256:18 am8:32 pm14:13:51−4:131:25 pm (46.0°)93.954
Aug 266:20 am8:29 pm14:09:37−4:141:25 pm (45.7°)93.933
* All times are local time for Belfast. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Partial Solar Eclipse visible in Belfast on Aug 21

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2017

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2017DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:29 am
June SolsticeJun 215:24 am
September EquinoxSep 229:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 214:28 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 2017 Moon Phases

7:15 am

Altitude

22.9°

Heading

94° E

Position

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.1%

Moon in Belfast - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 204:17 am8:06 pm-12:17 pm(51.2°)228,8122.3%
Aug 215:34 am8:38 pm-1:13 pm(48.0°)230,6450.1%
Aug 226:52 am9:05 pm-2:06 pm(44.0°)233,1660.8%
Aug 238:09 am9:29 pm-2:56 pm(39.5°)236,1914.1%
Aug 249:25 am9:51 pm-3:44 pm(35.0°)239,4759.6%
Aug 2510:38 am10:12 pm-4:31 pm(30.6°)242,74816.9%
Aug 2611:48 am10:34 pm-5:16 pm(26.5°)245,74425.4%
* All times are local time for Belfast. 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 Belfast This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Aug 20, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:39 amSun 8:27 pmSun 2:03 pmNot visible
VenusSun 2:51 amSun 7:22 pmSun 11:07 amGood visibility
MarsSun 5:19 amSun 8:36 pmSun 12:58 pmExtremely difficult to see
JupiterSun 11:17 amSun 10:07 pmSun 4:42 pmFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 5:02 pmMon 12:34 amSun 8:48 pmFairly good visibility
UranusSat 10:12 pmSun 12:17 pmSun 5:15 amAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:08 pmSun 7:50 amSun 2:29 amSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Belfast.

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