Flag for United Kingdom Cardiff, WAL, United Kingdom — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 77.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 9:34:30 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:07 AM 53° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:14 PM 307° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:03 AM 119° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:16 AM 242° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 7 minutes (+2m 19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cardiff

The Sun's altitude in Cardiff 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

9:34 PM

Altitude

-2.0°

Heading

311° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

16h 7m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 19s

Winter: +8h 17m

Summer: -30m 53s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cardiff Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Cardiff 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 – 3:19 AM
Nautical Twilight3:19 AM – 4:22 AM
Civil Twilight4:22 AM – 5:07 AM
Daylight5:07 AM – 9:14 PM
Civil Twilight9:14 PM – 9:58 PM
Nautical Twilight9:58 PM – 11:02 PM
Astro. Twilight11:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cardiff - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 265:07 AM9:14 PM16:07:14+2:191:10 PM (59.8°)94.178
May 275:06 AM9:15 PM16:09:29+2:151:10 PM (59.9°)94.195
May 285:05 AM9:16 PM16:11:41+2:111:10 PM (60.1°)94.211
May 295:04 AM9:17 PM16:13:47+2:061:10 PM (60.2°)94.227
May 305:03 AM9:19 PM16:15:50+2:021:10 PM (60.4°)94.243
May 315:02 AM9:20 PM16:17:47+1:571:10 PM (60.5°)94.258
Jun 15:01 AM9:21 PM16:19:40+1:521:11 PM (60.7°)94.273
* All times are local time for Cardiff. 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 Cardiff time.

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Today's Moon in Cardiff

The Moon's path in Cardiff 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

9:34 PM

Altitude

-28.4°

Heading

81° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

77.1%

Moon in Cardiff - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2612:03 AM9:16 AM-4:38 AM(20.4°)242,32382.9%
May 2712:42 AM10:21 AM-5:29 AM(22.5°)239,73474.1%
May 281:17 AM11:29 AM-6:19 AM(25.4°)236,95064.0%
May 291:48 AM12:41 PM-7:10 AM(29.1°)234,05952.9%
May 302:17 AM1:56 PM-8:01 AM(33.4°)231,20041.4%
May 312:45 AM3:13 PM-8:53 AM(38.1°)228,56630.0%
Jun 13:13 AM4:31 PM-9:46 AM(42.8°)226,39419.5%
* All times are local time for Cardiff. 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 Cardiff This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 4:37 AMFri 6:57 PMFri 11:47 AMNot visible
VenusFri 5:02 AMFri 8:56 PMFri 12:58 PMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 8:39 PMFri 4:48 AMFri 12:44 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 1:14 PMFri 2:37 AMThu 7:56 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 9:28 PMSat 5:49 AMSat 1:38 AMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 3:32 AMFri 5:03 PMFri 10:17 AMDifficult
NeptuneFri 2:23 AMFri 1:09 PMFri 7:46 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Cardiff.

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