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Moon: 61.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 28, 2016 at 12:49:56 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:19 AM 51° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:49 PM 309° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:46 AM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:50 AM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 30 minutes (+2m 23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Galway

The Sun's altitude in Galway 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

12:49 PM

Altitude

57.2°

Heading

161° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

16h 30m 20s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 23s

Winter: +8h 59m

Summer: -29m 1s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Galway Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Galway 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 – 3:16 AM
Nautical Twilight3:16 AM – 4:31 AM
Civil Twilight4:31 AM – 5:19 AM
Daylight5:19 AM – 9:49 PM
Civil Twilight9:49 PM – 10:38 PM
Nautical Twilight10:38 PM – 11:53 PM
Astro. Twilight11:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Galway - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 285:19 AM9:49 PM16:30:20+2:231:34 PM (58.3°)94.211
May 295:18 AM9:50 PM16:32:39+2:181:34 PM (58.5°)94.227
May 305:17 AM9:52 PM16:34:53+2:131:34 PM (58.6°)94.243
May 315:16 AM9:53 PM16:37:01+2:081:34 PM (58.7°)94.258
Jun 15:15 AM9:54 PM16:39:05+2:031:34 PM (58.9°)94.273
Jun 25:14 AM9:55 PM16:41:03+1:581:34 PM (59.0°)94.287
Jun 35:13 AM9:56 PM16:42:56+1:521:34 PM (59.1°)94.301
* All times are local time for Galway. 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 204:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 2011:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 223:21 PM
December SolsticeDec 2110:44 AM
* All times are local Galway time.

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Today's Moon in Galway

The Moon's path in Galway 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

12:49 PM

Altitude

-9.1°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.2%

Moon in Galway - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 281:46 AM11:50 AM-6:44 AM(23.7°)236,90463.8%
May 292:15 AM1:03 PM-7:34 AM(27.4°)234,01252.7%
May 302:43 AM2:19 PM-8:25 AM(31.7°)231,15541.2%
May 313:09 AM3:38 PM-9:17 AM(36.3°)228,52729.8%
Jun 13:36 AM4:58 PM-10:10 AM(41.1°)226,36419.4%
Jun 24:05 AM6:19 PM-11:05 AM(45.6°)224,91710.6%
Jun 34:38 AM7:40 PM-12:02 PM(49.5°)224,4024.2%
* All times are local time for Galway. 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 Galway This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, May 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:53 AMSat 7:23 PMSat 12:08 PMNot visible
VenusSat 5:16 AMSat 9:31 PMSat 1:23 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSat 9:00 PMSun 4:53 AMSun 12:56 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 1:28 PMSun 2:55 AMSat 8:12 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnSat 9:55 PMSun 6:00 AMSun 1:58 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 3:48 AMSat 5:25 PMSat 10:37 AMDifficult
NeptuneSat 2:45 AMSat 1:26 PMSat 8:06 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Galway.

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