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Moon: 66.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2015 at 12:56:34 PM


Sunrise Today: 4:52 AM 52° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:12 PM 308° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:26 PM 89° East
Moonset Today: 2:20 AM 274° West


Daylight Hours: 16 hours, 19 minutes (+2m 27s)

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Today's Sun Position in Leicester

The Sun's altitude in Leicester 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

12:56 PM

Altitude

58.6°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

16h 19m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 27s

Winter: +8h 41m

Summer: -32m 12s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Leicester today

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Day, night and twilight times in Leicester 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 – 2:57 AM
Nautical Twilight2:57 AM – 4:06 AM
Civil Twilight4:06 AM – 4:52 AM
Daylight4:52 AM – 9:12 PM
Civil Twilight9:12 PM – 9:58 PM
Nautical Twilight9:58 PM – 11:08 PM
Astro. Twilight11:08 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 274:52 AM9:12 PM16:19:18+2:261:02 PM (58.7°)94.180
May 284:51 AM9:13 PM16:21:40+2:221:02 PM (58.8°)94.195
May 294:50 AM9:14 PM16:23:58+2:171:02 PM (59.0°)94.211
May 304:49 AM9:16 PM16:26:11+2:131:02 PM (59.1°)94.226
May 314:48 AM9:17 PM16:28:19+2:081:02 PM (59.3°)94.240
Jun 14:47 AM9:18 PM16:30:23+2:031:02 PM (59.4°)94.255
Jun 24:47 AM9:19 PM16:32:21+1:581:02 PM (59.6°)94.269
* All times are local time for Leicester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2010:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 215:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 239:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 224:49 AM
* All times are local Leicester time.

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Today's moon in Leicester

The Moon's path in Leicester 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 2015 Moon Phases

12:56 PM

Altitude

-13.6°

Heading

71° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

66.6%

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 27-2:20 AM2:26 PM8:39 PM(36.3°)250,87969.5%
May 28-2:42 AM3:30 PM9:22 PM(32.4°)249,81478.1%
May 29-3:05 AM4:34 PM10:06 PM(28.7°)248,10185.7%
May 30-3:29 AM5:40 PM10:51 PM(25.2°)245,90292.0%
May 31-3:56 AM6:45 PM11:39 PM(22.2°)243,40296.7%
Jun 1-4:27 AM7:51 PM---
Jun 2-5:04 AM8:54 PM12:30 AM(19.9°)240,79799.3%
* All times are local time for Leicester. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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