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Moon: 63.3%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 2:12:50 pm


Sunrise Today: 8:12 am 129° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:50 pm 231° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:16 pm 92° East
Moonset Today: 12:21 am 264° West


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 37 minutes (-1m 33s)

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Today's Sun Position in Bolton

The Sun's altitude in Bolton 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

2:12 pm

Altitude

8.6°

Heading

210° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

7h 37m 8s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 33s

Winter: +9m 55s

Summer: -9h 26m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Bolton Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Bolton 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 – 6:02 am
Astro. Twilight6:02 am – 6:45 am
Nautical Twilight6:45 am – 7:30 am
Civil Twilight7:30 am – 8:12 am
Daylight8:12 am – 3:50 pm
Civil Twilight3:50 pm – 4:32 pm
Nautical Twilight4:32 pm – 5:17 pm
Astro. Twilight5:17 pm – 6:00 pm
Night6:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Bolton - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 88:12 am3:50 pm7:37:08−1:3312:01 pm (13.7°)91.558
Dec 98:14 am3:49 pm7:35:41−1:2712:02 pm (13.6°)91.546
Dec 108:15 am3:49 pm7:34:20−1:2012:02 pm (13.5°)91.534
Dec 118:16 am3:49 pm7:33:06−1:1312:02 pm (13.4°)91.523
Dec 128:17 am3:49 pm7:31:59−1:0712:03 pm (13.4°)91.512
Dec 138:18 am3:49 pm7:30:59−1:0012:03 pm (13.3°)91.502
Dec 148:19 am3:49 pm7:30:06−0:5312:04 pm (13.2°)91.493
* All times are local time for Bolton. 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 Bolton time.

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Today's Moon in Bolton

The Moon's path in Bolton 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

2:12 pm

Altitude

7.6°

Heading

103° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

63.3%

Moon in Bolton - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-12:21 am1:16 pm7:20 pm(35.5°)230,86465.7%
Dec 9-1:38 am1:41 pm8:12 pm(40.3°)227,71576.4%
Dec 10-2:58 am2:08 pm9:06 pm(44.9°)225,11685.9%
Dec 11-4:19 am2:39 pm10:03 pm(49.1°)223,37293.4%
Dec 12-5:41 am3:17 pm11:03 pm(52.3°)222,73798.2%
Dec 13-7:01 am4:02 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-8:13 am4:57 pm12:05 am(54.2°)223,35099.8%
* All times are local time for Bolton. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Bolton This Coming Night

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PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 10:06 amThu 4:56 pmThu 1:31 pmAverage visiblity
VenusThu 11:23 amThu 7:05 pmThu 3:14 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 12:00 noonThu 9:13 pmThu 4:36 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 2:33 amFri 1:34 pmFri 8:04 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 8:15 amThu 4:03 pmThu 12:09 pmNot visible
UranusThu 1:30 pmFri 2:59 amThu 8:15 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 12:28 pmThu 10:57 pmThu 5:42 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Bolton.

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