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Moon: 0.8%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 22, 2014 at 5:57:05 PM


Sunrise Today: 8:14 AM 130° Southeast
Sunset Today: 3:52 PM 230° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 8:03 AM 122° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:56 PM 239° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 7 hours, 37 minutes

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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

5:57 PM

Altitude

-17.7°

Heading

254° W

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length
7h 37m 49s

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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

Night12:00 AM – 6:06 AM
Astro. Twilight6:06 AM – 6:48 AM
Nautical Twilight6:48 AM – 7:32 AM
Civil Twilight7:32 AM – 8:14 AM
Daylight8:14 AM – 3:52 PM
Civil Twilight3:52 PM – 4:34 PM
Nautical Twilight4:34 PM – 5:18 PM
Astro. Twilight5:18 PM – 6:00 PM
Night6:00 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 228:14 AM3:52 PM7:37:49< 1s12:03 PM (14.0°)91.449
Dec 238:15 AM3:53 PM7:37:56+0:0712:04 PM (14.0°)91.443
Dec 248:15 AM3:53 PM7:38:10+0:1412:04 PM (14.0°)91.438
Dec 258:15 AM3:54 PM7:38:31+0:2112:05 PM (14.0°)91.433
Dec 268:16 AM3:55 PM7:38:59+0:2712:05 PM (14.1°)91.428
Dec 278:16 AM3:55 PM7:39:34+0:3412:06 PM (14.1°)91.424
Dec 288:16 AM3:56 PM7:40:15+0:4112:06 PM (14.2°)91.420
* All times are in local Leicester time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:29 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

5:57 PM

Altitude

-8.9°

Heading

251° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

0.8%

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 228:03 AM4:56 PM-12:28 PM(18.1°)228,6410.5%
Dec 238:53 AM6:07 PM-1:27 PM(19.7°)227,2143.3%
Dec 249:35 AM7:23 PM-2:25 PM(22.4°)226,6938.9%
Dec 2510:11 AM8:42 PM-3:21 PM(26.1°)227,02517.0%
Dec 2610:41 AM10:01 PM-4:16 PM(30.5°)228,07127.0%
Dec 2711:09 AM11:19 PM-5:08 PM(35.1°)229,64738.2%
Dec 2811:36 AM--5:59 PM(39.8°)231,56449.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Leicester time.

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