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Moon: 16.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 26, 2016 at 9:46:56 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:58 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 6:53 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 1:48 AM 64° Northeast
Moonset Today: 5:01 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (-4m 4s)

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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

9:46 PM

Altitude

-25.8°

Heading

305° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 54m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: -4m 4s

Winter: +4h 17m

Summer: -4h 56m

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 – 5:02 AM
Astro. Twilight5:02 AM – 5:43 AM
Nautical Twilight5:43 AM – 6:24 AM
Civil Twilight6:24 AM – 6:58 AM
Daylight6:58 AM – 6:53 PM
Civil Twilight6:53 PM – 7:27 PM
Nautical Twilight7:27 PM – 8:07 PM
Astro. Twilight8:07 PM – 8:48 PM
Night8:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Leicester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 266:58 AM6:53 PM11:54:52−4:0412:56 PM (35.9°)93.183
Sep 276:59 AM6:50 PM11:50:48−4:0412:55 PM (35.5°)93.157
Sep 287:01 AM6:48 PM11:46:43−4:0412:55 PM (35.1°)93.131
Sep 297:03 AM6:46 PM11:42:39−4:0412:55 PM (34.7°)93.105
Sep 307:05 AM6:43 PM11:38:34−4:0412:54 PM (34.3°)93.078
Oct 17:06 AM6:41 PM11:34:30−4:0412:54 PM (33.9°)93.052
Oct 27:08 AM6:38 PM11:30:26−4:0412:54 PM (33.5°)93.025
* 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 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:46 PM

Altitude

-24.6°

Heading

358° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

16.3%

Moon in Leicester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 261:48 AM5:01 PM-9:30 AM(51.8°)240,28220.4%
Sep 272:55 AM5:32 PM-10:19 AM(48.8°)242,70812.5%
Sep 284:02 AM5:58 PM-11:06 AM(45.3°)244,9366.4%
Sep 295:09 AM6:22 PM-11:52 AM(41.5°)246,9502.3%
Sep 306:15 AM6:45 PM-12:36 PM(37.5°)248,7280.3%
Oct 17:21 AM7:07 PM-1:19 PM(33.5°)250,2280.3%
Oct 28:25 AM7:30 PM-2:02 PM(29.7°)251,3882.3%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Leicester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Sep 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:17 AMTue 6:26 PMTue 11:52 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 9:54 AMTue 7:40 PMTue 2:48 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:12 PMMon 10:06 PMMon 6:39 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 6:53 AMTue 6:54 PMTue 12:54 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 1:12 PMTue 9:23 PMTue 5:17 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:15 PMWed 8:50 AMWed 2:02 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 6:10 PMTue 4:44 AMMon 11:27 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Leicester.

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