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Moon: 52.5%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 3:24:30 am


Sunrise Today: 5:50 am 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 8:32 pm 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:42 pm 94° East
Moonset Today: 1:46 am 263° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 41 minutes (+50s)

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Today's Sun Position in Hamilton

The Sun's altitude in Hamilton 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

3:24 am

Altitude

-21.8°

Heading

147° SE

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 41m 35s

Change since

Yesterday: +50s

Winter: +5h 8m

Summer: -5m 34s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Hamilton Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Hamilton 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 – 3:57 am
Astro. Twilight3:57 am – 4:40 am
Nautical Twilight4:40 am – 5:19 am
Civil Twilight5:19 am – 5:50 am
Daylight5:50 am – 8:32 pm
Civil Twilight8:32 pm – 9:03 pm
Nautical Twilight9:03 pm – 9:41 pm
Astro. Twilight9:41 pm – 10:25 pm
Night10:25 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Hamilton - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 85:50 am8:32 pm14:41:35+0:501:11 pm (74.9°)91.564
Dec 95:50 am8:33 pm14:42:23+0:471:11 pm (75.0°)91.552
Dec 105:50 am8:33 pm14:43:06+0:431:12 pm (75.1°)91.540
Dec 115:50 am8:34 pm14:43:47+0:401:12 pm (75.2°)91.528
Dec 125:50 am8:35 pm14:44:24+0:361:13 pm (75.3°)91.517
Dec 135:51 am8:36 pm14:44:57+0:331:13 pm (75.4°)91.507
Dec 145:51 am8:36 pm14:45:26+0:291:14 pm (75.4°)91.497
* All times are local time for Hamilton. 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 205:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 2110:34 am
September EquinoxSep 232:21 am
December SolsticeDec 2111:44 pm
* All times are local Hamilton time.

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Today's Moon in Hamilton

The Moon's path in Hamilton 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

3:24 am

Altitude

-19.2°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.5%

Moon in Hamilton - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-1:46 am1:42 pm8:05 pm(54.0°)232,52560.1%
Dec 9-2:21 am2:48 pm8:56 pm(49.3°)229,21971.2%
Dec 10-2:57 am3:56 pm9:49 pm(44.5°)226,30981.4%
Dec 11-3:36 am5:06 pm10:45 pm(40.1°)224,10790.0%
Dec 12-4:18 am6:17 pm11:43 pm(36.4°)222,90096.2%
Dec 13-5:05 am7:28 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-5:58 am8:35 pm12:44 am(33.8°)222,88999.4%
* All times are local time for Hamilton. 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 Hamilton This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 8, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 7:09 amThu 10:10 pmThu 2:40 pmAverage visiblity
VenusThu 9:05 amThu 11:41 pmThu 4:23 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 10:54 amFri 12:39 amThu 5:47 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 2:58 amThu 3:39 pmThu 9:19 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 6:07 amThu 8:35 pmThu 1:21 pmNot visible
UranusThu 3:48 pmFri 3:05 amThu 9:26 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 12:25 pmFri 1:24 amThu 6:54 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Hamilton.

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