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Moon: 32.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 5, 2016 at 4:43:36 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:50 am 126° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:00 pm 234° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:45 am 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 9:57 pm 251° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 9 minutes (-1m 37s)

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Today's Sun Position in Portsmouth

The Sun's altitude in Portsmouth 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

4:43 pm

Altitude

-6.7°

Heading

242° SW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

8h 9m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 37s

Winter: +12m 58s

Summer: -8h 20m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Portsmouth Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Portsmouth 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 – 5:50 am
Astro. Twilight5:50 am – 6:30 am
Nautical Twilight6:30 am – 7:11 am
Civil Twilight7:11 am – 7:50 am
Daylight7:50 am – 4:00 pm
Civil Twilight4:00 pm – 4:39 pm
Nautical Twilight4:39 pm – 5:20 pm
Astro. Twilight5:20 pm – 6:00 pm
Night6:00 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Portsmouth - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 57:50 am4:00 pm8:09:41−1:3711:55 am (16.8°)91.597
Dec 67:51 am3:59 pm8:08:08−1:3211:56 am (16.7°)91.584
Dec 77:53 am3:59 pm8:06:41−1:2611:56 am (16.6°)91.571
Dec 87:54 am3:59 pm8:05:20−1:2111:56 am (16.5°)91.558
Dec 97:55 am3:59 pm8:04:04−1:1511:57 am (16.4°)91.546
Dec 107:56 am3:59 pm8:02:54−1:1011:57 am (16.3°)91.534
Dec 117:57 am3:59 pm8:01:50−1:0411:58 am (16.2°)91.523
* All times are local time for Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth time.

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Today's Moon in Portsmouth

The Moon's path in Portsmouth 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

4:43 pm

Altitude

25.9°

Heading

179° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

32.7%

Moon in Portsmouth - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 511:45 am9:57 pm-4:47 pm(25.9°)240,83232.8%
Dec 612:15 pm11:06 pm-5:36 pm(29.5°)237,65343.3%
Dec 712:43 pm--6:25 pm(33.7°)234,27054.4%
Dec 8-12:18 am1:10 pm7:15 pm(38.3°)230,87565.6%
Dec 9-1:33 am1:38 pm8:07 pm(43.1°)227,72576.4%
Dec 10-2:50 am2:08 pm9:01 pm(47.7°)225,12385.9%
Dec 11-4:09 am2:41 pm9:58 pm(51.9°)223,37693.4%
* All times are local time for Portsmouth. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Portsmouth This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Dec 5, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 9:41 amMon 5:01 pmMon 1:21 pmAverage visiblity
VenusMon 11:07 amMon 7:06 pmMon 3:06 pmGreat visibility
MarsMon 11:55 amMon 9:15 pmMon 4:35 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 2:35 amTue 1:43 pmTue 8:09 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 8:04 amTue 4:19 pmTue 12:11 pmNot visible
UranusMon 1:42 pmTue 3:02 amMon 8:22 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 12:31 pmMon 11:08 pmMon 5:49 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Portsmouth.

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