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Moon: 3.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Apr 27, 2017 at 7:08:46 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:15 am 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:56 pm 289° West


Moonrise Today: 7:22 am 73° East
Moonset Today: 9:28 pm 290° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 41 minutes (+2m 14s)

Location of AlexandriaLocation

Today's Sun Position in Alexandria

The Sun's altitude in Alexandria 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

7:08 pm

Altitude

8.3°

Heading

282° W

Position

Daylight

Day length

13h 41m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 14s

Winter: +4h 14m

Summer: -1h 11m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Alexandria Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Alexandria 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 – 4:36 am
Astro. Twilight4:36 am – 5:12 am
Nautical Twilight5:12 am – 5:46 am
Civil Twilight5:46 am – 6:15 am
Daylight6:15 am – 7:56 pm
Civil Twilight7:56 pm – 8:25 pm
Nautical Twilight8:25 pm – 8:59 pm
Astro. Twilight8:59 pm – 9:36 pm
Night9:36 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Alexandria - Next 7 Days

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2017Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 276:15 am7:56 pm13:41:45+2:141:05 pm (65.3°)93.579
Apr 286:13 am7:57 pm13:43:59+2:131:05 pm (65.6°)93.603
Apr 296:12 am7:58 pm13:46:11+2:121:05 pm (65.9°)93.627
Apr 306:11 am7:59 pm13:48:22+2:111:05 pm (66.2°)93.650
May 16:10 am8:00 pm13:50:31+2:091:05 pm (66.5°)93.673
May 26:09 am8:01 pm13:52:40+2:081:05 pm (66.8°)93.696
May 36:07 am8:02 pm13:54:47+2:061:05 pm (67.1°)93.719
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 206:29 am
June SolsticeJun 2112:24 am
September EquinoxSep 224:02 pm
December SolsticeDec 2111:28 am
* All times are local Alexandria time.

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Today's Moon in Alexandria

The Moon's path in Alexandria 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

7:08 pm

Altitude

24.7°

Heading

269° W

Position

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

3.4%

Moon in Alexandria - Next 7 days

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2017Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 277:22 am9:28 pm-2:21 pm(65.0°)223,2802.6%
Apr 288:10 am10:38 pm-3:21 pm(68.0°)223,9598.0%
Apr 299:02 am11:43 pm-4:22 pm(69.7°)225,68316.1%
Apr 3010:00 am--5:22 pm(70.0°)228,20726.0%
May 1-12:42 am11:02 am6:20 pm(68.9°)231,24037.1%
May 2-1:34 am12:05 pm7:15 pm(66.7°)234,49548.5%
May 3-2:19 am1:08 pm8:07 pm(63.6°)237,73559.7%
* All times are local time for Alexandria. 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 Alexandria This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Apr 27, 2017
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:43 amFri 6:46 pmFri 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
VenusFri 4:31 amFri 4:45 pmFri 10:38 amGreat visibility
MarsThu 7:36 amThu 10:11 pmThu 2:53 pmSlightly difficult to see
JupiterThu 5:56 pmFri 5:30 amThu 11:43 pmPerfect visibility
SaturnThu 11:44 pmFri 9:17 amFri 4:30 amPerfect visibility
UranusFri 5:43 amFri 6:47 pmFri 12:15 pmExtremely difficult to see
NeptuneFri 4:03 amFri 3:20 pmFri 9:42 amVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Alexandria.

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