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Moon: 12.9%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 12, 2016 at 12:07:27 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:58 AM 104° East
Sunset Today: 6:25 PM 256° West


Moonrise Today: 9:12 AM 87° East
Moonset Today: 9:32 PM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 27 minutes (-31s)

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Today's Sun Position in The Settlement

The Sun's altitude in The Settlement today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in the box on the right. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

12:07 AM

Altitude

-65.5°

Heading

182° S

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 27m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: -31s

Winter: +56m 52s

Summer: -16m 25s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in The Settlement Today

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Day, night and twilight times in The Settlement 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 – 4:45 AM
Astro. Twilight4:45 AM – 5:10 AM
Nautical Twilight5:10 AM – 5:36 AM
Civil Twilight5:36 AM – 5:58 AM
Daylight5:58 AM – 6:25 PM
Civil Twilight6:25 PM – 6:47 PM
Nautical Twilight6:47 PM – 7:12 PM
Astro. Twilight7:12 PM – 7:38 PM
Night7:38 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in The Settlement - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 125:58 AM6:25 PM12:27:47−0:3112:12 PM (86.5°)91.753
Feb 135:58 AM6:25 PM12:27:15−0:3212:12 PM (86.9°)91.770
Feb 145:58 AM6:25 PM12:26:43−0:3212:11 PM (87.2°)91.787
Feb 155:58 AM6:24 PM12:26:10−0:3212:11 PM (87.6°)91.804
Feb 165:59 AM6:24 PM12:25:37−0:3212:11 PM (87.9°)91.822
Feb 175:59 AM6:24 PM12:25:04−0:3312:11 PM (88.2°)91.840
Feb 185:59 AM6:23 PM12:24:31−0:3312:11 PM (88.6°)91.858
* All times are local time for The Settlement. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 215:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 PM
* All times are local The Settlement time.

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Today's Moon in The Settlement

The Moon's path in The Settlement 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 2016 Moon Phases

12:07 AM

Altitude

-49.0°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

12.9%

Moon in The Settlement - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 129:12 AM9:32 PM-3:23 PM(75.7°)226,99118.4%
Feb 1310:09 AM10:23 PM-4:17 PM(71.2°)228,25728.6%
Feb 1411:06 AM11:14 PM-5:11 PM(67.3°)230,02540.0%
Feb 1512:03 PM--6:05 PM(64.1°)232,10751.7%
Feb 16-12:06 AM1:00 PM7:00 PM(62.0°)234,34363.1%
Feb 17-12:59 AM1:56 PM7:54 PM(61.0°)236,62473.5%
Feb 18-1:53 AM2:50 PM8:48 PM(61.1°)238,88382.7%
* All times are local time for The Settlement. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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