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Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: May 6, 2016 at 4:45:22 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:25 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:51 PM 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:41 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 8:23 PM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 26 minutes (+3m 42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Preston

The Sun's altitude in Preston 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

4:45 PM

Altitude

34.2°

Heading

250° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 26m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: +3m 42s

Winter: +8h 1m

Summer: -1h 38m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Preston Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Preston 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 – 2:19 AM
Astro. Twilight2:19 AM – 3:44 AM
Nautical Twilight3:44 AM – 4:42 AM
Civil Twilight4:42 AM – 5:25 AM
Daylight5:25 AM – 8:51 PM
Civil Twilight8:51 PM – 9:34 PM
Nautical Twilight9:34 PM – 10:33 PM
Astro. Twilight10:33 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Preston - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 65:25 AM8:51 PM15:26:38+3:421:07 PM (53.0°)93.792
May 75:23 AM8:53 PM15:30:18+3:401:07 PM (53.3°)93.815
May 85:21 AM8:55 PM15:33:56+3:381:07 PM (53.5°)93.836
May 95:19 AM8:57 PM15:37:32+3:351:07 PM (53.8°)93.858
May 105:17 AM8:58 PM15:41:05+3:331:07 PM (54.1°)93.879
May 115:15 AM9:00 PM15:44:36+3:301:07 PM (54.3°)93.900
May 125:14 AM9:02 PM15:48:04+3:271:07 PM (54.6°)93.920
* All times are local time for Preston. 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 Preston time.

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Today's Moon in Preston

The Moon's path in Preston 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

4:45 PM

Altitude

29.0°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Preston - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 65:41 AM8:23 PM-12:55 PM(47.2°)222,4050.3%
May 76:17 AM9:43 PM-1:54 PM(50.7°)223,4381.0%
May 86:59 AM10:56 PM-2:54 PM(53.0°)225,6544.8%
May 97:49 AM11:59 PM-3:53 PM(54.1°)228,80911.4%
May 108:46 AM--4:51 PM(53.8°)232,57119.9%
May 11-12:52 AM9:49 AM5:46 PM(52.4°)236,57629.8%
May 12-1:34 AM10:55 AM6:37 PM(50.1°)240,48940.2%
* All times are local time for Preston. 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 Preston This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryFri 5:32 AMFri 9:19 PMFri 1:26 PM
VenusFri 5:18 AMFri 7:55 PMFri 12:36 PM
MarsFri 10:36 PMSat 6:20 AMSat 2:28 AM
JupiterFri 2:25 PMSat 3:57 AMFri 9:11 PM
SaturnFri 11:06 PMSat 7:05 AMSat 3:05 AM
UranusFri 4:47 AMFri 6:21 PMFri 11:34 AM
NeptuneSat 3:43 AMSat 2:21 PMSat 9:02 AM
PlutoSat 1:25 AMSat 9:22 AMSat 5:24 AM
* All times are local time for Preston.

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