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Moon: 0.3%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 8, 2016 at 11:49:45 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:56 AM 106° East
Sunset Today: 6:26 PM 254° West


Moonrise Today: 5:21 AM 105° East
Moonset Today: 6:09 PM 257° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 29 minutes (-30s)

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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

11:49 AM

Altitude

82.9°

Heading

132° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 29m 53s

Change since

Yesterday: -30s

Winter: +58m 58s

Summer: -14m 19s

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 – 4:43 AM
Astro. Twilight4:43 AM – 5:09 AM
Nautical Twilight5:09 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 5:56 AM
Daylight5:56 AM – 6:26 PM
Civil Twilight6:26 PM – 6:48 PM
Nautical Twilight6:48 PM – 7:14 PM
Astro. Twilight7:14 PM – 7:40 PM
Night7:40 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in The Settlement - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 85:56 AM6:26 PM12:29:53−0:3012:11 PM (85.3°)91.688
Feb 95:57 AM6:26 PM12:29:22−0:3112:11 PM (85.6°)91.704
Feb 105:57 AM6:26 PM12:28:51−0:3112:12 PM (85.9°)91.720
Feb 115:57 AM6:26 PM12:28:19−0:3112:12 PM (86.2°)91.736
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
* 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

11:49 AM

Altitude

86.6°

Heading

196° S

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.3%

Moon in The Settlement - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 85:21 AM6:09 PM-11:46 AM(86.7°)229,9890.3%
Feb 96:19 AM7:01 PM-12:41 PM(89.7°)227,8970.6%
Feb 107:17 AM7:52 PM-1:36 PM(85.3°)226,6963.8%
Feb 118:15 AM8:42 PM-2:30 PM(80.6°)226,4199.9%
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%
* 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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