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Flag for Brazil Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 72.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 9:55:00 am


Sunrise Today: 6:00 am 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 7:31 pm 245° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:56 pm 86° East
Moonset Today: 2:19 am 272° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 30 minutes (+23s)

Location of Rio de JaneiroLocation

Today's Sun Position in Rio de Janeiro

The Sun's altitude in Rio de Janeiro 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

9:55 am

Altitude

50.9°

Heading

99° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 30m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: +23s

Winter: +2h 47m

Summer: -2m 17s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Rio de Janeiro Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Rio de Janeiro 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 – 4:34 am
Astro. Twilight4:34 am – 5:05 am
Nautical Twilight5:05 am – 5:35 am
Civil Twilight5:35 am – 6:00 am
Daylight6:00 am – 7:31 pm
Civil Twilight7:31 pm – 7:56 pm
Nautical Twilight7:56 pm – 8:26 pm
Astro. Twilight8:26 pm – 8:57 pm
Night8:57 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 96:00 am7:31 pm13:30:41+0:2312:45 pm (89.9°)91.544
Dec 106:00 am7:31 pm13:31:03+0:2112:46 pm (90.0°)91.533
Dec 116:01 am7:32 pm13:31:23+0:2012:46 pm (89.9°)91.522
Dec 126:01 am7:33 pm13:31:42+0:1812:47 pm (89.8°)91.511
Dec 136:01 am7:33 pm13:31:58+0:1612:47 pm (89.8°)91.501
Dec 146:02 am7:34 pm13:32:12+0:1412:48 pm (89.7°)91.492
Dec 156:02 am7:34 pm13:32:25+0:1212:48 pm (89.7°)91.483
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 201:30 am
June SolsticeJun 207:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 2211:21 am
December SolsticeDec 218:44 am
* All times are local Rio de Janeiro time.

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Today's Moon in Rio de Janeiro

The Moon's path in Rio de Janeiro 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

9:55 am

Altitude

-63.2°

Heading

134° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

72.9%

Moon in Rio de Janeiro - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-2:19 am2:56 pm9:02 pm(61.4°)227,38677.6%
Dec 10-3:03 am3:59 pm9:56 pm(56.8°)224,86986.9%
Dec 11-3:51 am5:03 pm10:54 pm(52.7°)223,24094.1%
Dec 12-4:42 am6:09 pm11:54 pm(49.6°)222,74398.5%
Dec 13-5:37 am7:14 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-6:36 am8:18 pm12:56 am(47.8°)223,49999.8%
Dec 15-7:37 am9:17 pm1:57 am(47.5°)225,46997.9%
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro. 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 Rio de Janeiro This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 7:26 amFri 9:05 pmFri 2:16 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 9:16 amFri 10:40 pmFri 3:58 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 10:50 amFri 11:48 pmFri 5:19 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 2:35 amFri 2:59 pmFri 8:47 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:05 amSat 7:26 pmSat 12:46 pmExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 3:05 pmSat 2:43 amFri 8:54 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 12:05 pmSat 12:38 amFri 6:22 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Rio de Janeiro.

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