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Moon: 97.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 3, 2015 at 6:14:42 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:52 AM 143° Southeast
Sunset Today: 1:54 PM 218° Southwest


Moon: Up all day


Daylight Hours: 5 hours, 1 minute (+41m 3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Alert

The Sun's altitude in Alert 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

6:14 PM

Altitude

-8.4°

Heading

283° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

5h 1m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: +41m 3s

Winter: +5h 1m

Summer: -18h 58m

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Alert today

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Day, night and twilight times in Alert 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

Today it does not get darker than Astronomical Twilight.

Astro. Twilight12:00 AM – 2:28 AM
Nautical Twilight2:28 AM – 5:46 AM
Civil Twilight5:46 AM – 8:52 AM
Daylight8:52 AM – 1:54 PM
Civil Twilight1:54 PM – 5:02 PM
Nautical Twilight5:02 PM – 8:26 PM
Astro. Twilight8:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Alert - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 38:52 AM1:54 PM5:01:33+41:0311:21 AM (1.1°)92.153
Mar 48:34 AM2:12 PM5:38:23+36:4911:21 AM (1.4°)92.176
Mar 58:17 AM2:29 PM6:12:16+33:5211:21 AM (1.8°)92.199
Mar 68:01 AM2:45 PM6:44:01+31:4411:20 AM (2.2°)92.223
Mar 77:45 AM3:00 PM7:14:05+30:0411:20 AM (2.5°)92.247
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 88:31 AM4:14 PM7:42:51+28:4512:20 PM (2.9°)92.271
Mar 98:17 AM4:27 PM8:10:34+27:4312:20 PM (3.3°)92.296
* All times are local time for Alert. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:48 PM
* All times are local Alert time.

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Today's moon in Alert

The Moon's path in Alert 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 2015 Moon Phases

6:14 PM

Altitude

13.3°

Heading

122° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

97.1%

Moon in Alert - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 3-Up all day-10:10 PM(16.2°)252,25497.6%
Mar 4-Up all day-10:53 PM(12.7°)252,53299.6%
Mar 5-7:40 AM3:32 PM11:35 PM(9.0°)252,38299.8%
Mar 6-6:23 AM6:29 PM---
Mar 7-5:13 AM9:37 PM12:18 AM(5.2°)251,81198.1%
Note: hours shift because clocks change forward 1 hour (See the note below this table for details)
Mar 8-4:42 AM-1:00 AM(1.6°)250,80894.5%
Mar 9-Down all day-2:44 AM(-1.3°)249,34689.2%
* All times are local time for Alert. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon. Below horizon is marked in red.

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