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Moon: 30.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 8:26:52 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:25 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 7:59 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 12:40 AM 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 3:47 PM 296° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 33 minutes (-3m 1s)

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Today's Sun Position in Pictou

The Sun's altitude in Pictou 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

8:26 PM

Altitude

-5.5°

Heading

290° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 33m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -3m 1s

Winter: +4h 52m

Summer: -2h 8m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Pictou Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Pictou 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 – 4:35 AM
Astro. Twilight4:35 AM – 5:16 AM
Nautical Twilight5:16 AM – 5:54 AM
Civil Twilight5:54 AM – 6:25 AM
Daylight6:25 AM – 7:59 PM
Civil Twilight7:59 PM – 8:30 PM
Nautical Twilight8:30 PM – 9:08 PM
Astro. Twilight9:08 PM – 9:48 PM
Night9:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Pictou - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 266:25 AM7:59 PM13:33:44−3:011:12 PM (54.4°)93.925
Aug 276:26 AM7:57 PM13:30:41−3:021:12 PM (54.1°)93.904
Aug 286:28 AM7:55 PM13:27:38−3:031:12 PM (53.7°)93.884
Aug 296:29 AM7:53 PM13:24:35−3:031:12 PM (53.4°)93.863
Aug 306:30 AM7:52 PM13:21:30−3:041:11 PM (53.0°)93.841
Aug 316:31 AM7:50 PM13:18:25−3:041:11 PM (52.7°)93.820
Sep 16:33 AM7:48 PM13:15:20−3:051:11 PM (52.3°)93.798
* All times are local time for Pictou. 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 216:44 AM
* All times are local Pictou time.

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Today's Moon in Pictou

The Moon's path in Pictou 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

8:26 PM

Altitude

-26.8°

Heading

357° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.0%

Moon in Pictou - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 2612:40 AM3:47 PM-8:12 AM(61.8°)232,35735.4%
Aug 271:32 AM4:44 PM-9:08 AM(62.3°)234,12924.8%
Aug 282:29 AM5:34 PM-10:03 AM(61.7°)236,05915.6%
Aug 293:30 AM6:17 PM-10:57 AM(60.0°)238,1248.4%
Aug 304:33 AM6:55 PM-11:48 AM(57.4°)240,3003.3%
Aug 315:37 AM7:28 PM-12:37 PM(54.1°)242,5460.6%
Sep 16:40 AM7:59 PM-1:24 PM(50.4°)244,7910.1%
* All times are local time for Pictou. 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 Pictou This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:46 AMFri 8:29 PMFri 2:38 PMNot visible
VenusFri 8:21 AMFri 8:50 PMFri 2:36 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 3:15 PMFri 11:36 PMFri 7:25 PMGood visibility
JupiterFri 8:29 AMFri 8:52 PMFri 2:40 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnFri 2:49 PMFri 11:56 PMFri 7:23 PMFairly good visibility
UranusFri 9:39 PMSat 10:56 AMSat 4:18 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 8:06 PMSun 7:02 AMSun 1:34 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Pictou.

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