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Moon: 1.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 23, 2014 at 11:16:39 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:17 AM 90° East
Sunset Today: 6:24 PM 270° West


Moonrise Today: 5:13 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 5:34 PM 272° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-4s)

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Today's Sun Position in Tarawa

The Sun's altitude in Tarawa 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

11:16 AM

Altitude

74.2°

Heading

95° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length
12h 6m 28s

-4s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Tarawa today

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Day, night and twilight times in Tarawa 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 – 5:09 AM
Astro. Twilight5:09 AM – 5:33 AM
Nautical Twilight5:33 AM – 5:57 AM
Civil Twilight5:57 AM – 6:17 AM
Daylight6:17 AM – 6:24 PM
Civil Twilight6:24 PM – 6:44 PM
Nautical Twilight6:44 PM – 7:08 PM
Astro. Twilight7:08 PM – 7:32 PM
Night7:32 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Tarawa - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 236:17 AM6:24 PM12:06:28−0:0412:21 PM (88.6°)93.294
Sep 246:17 AM6:23 PM12:06:24−0:0412:20 PM (88.2°)93.268
Sep 256:17 AM6:23 PM12:06:19−0:0412:20 PM (87.8°)93.242
Sep 266:16 AM6:23 PM12:06:15−0:0412:20 PM (87.5°)93.216
Sep 276:16 AM6:22 PM12:06:10−0:0412:19 PM (87.1°)93.189
Sep 286:16 AM6:22 PM12:06:06−0:0412:19 PM (86.7°)93.162
Sep 296:15 AM6:22 PM12:06:01−0:0412:19 PM (86.3°)93.135
* All times are in local Tarawa time.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 2:29 PM in Tarawa.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 214:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2110:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 232:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2211:03 AM
* All times are local Tarawa time.

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Today's moon in Tarawa

The Moon's path in Tarawa 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 2014 Moon Phases

11:16 AM

Altitude

87.8°

Heading

42° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.6%

Moon in Tarawa - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 235:13 AM5:34 PM-11:24 AM(87.5°)250,7561.6%
Sep 245:56 AM6:17 PM-12:07 PM(86.7°)249,4130.1%
Sep 256:40 AM7:01 PM-12:51 PM(82.8°)247,7690.6%
Sep 267:25 AM7:46 PM-1:36 PM(79.0°)245,8833.1%
Sep 278:12 AM8:33 PM-2:22 PM(75.5°)243,7917.8%
Sep 289:01 AM9:22 PM-3:11 PM(72.6°)241,51314.4%
Sep 299:52 AM10:13 PM-4:03 PM(70.5°)239,07322.8%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Tarawa time.

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