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Moon: 15.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 3, 2016 at 6:49:26 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:50 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 8:22 PM 290° West


Moonrise Today: 4:43 AM 93° East
Moonset Today: 5:03 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 32 minutes (+1m 39s)

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Today's Sun Position in Abilene

The Sun's altitude in Abilene 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

6:49 AM

Altitude

-0.3°

Heading

70° E

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 32m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 39s

Winter: +3h 30m

Summer: -44m 56s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Abilene Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Abilene 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 – 5:19 AM
Astro. Twilight5:19 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:24 AM
Civil Twilight6:24 AM – 6:50 AM
Daylight6:50 AM – 8:22 PM
Civil Twilight8:22 PM – 8:48 PM
Nautical Twilight8:48 PM – 9:20 PM
Astro. Twilight9:20 PM – 9:53 PM
Night9:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Abilene - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 36:50 AM8:22 PM13:32:06+1:391:36 PM (73.5°)93.730
May 46:49 AM8:23 PM13:33:44+1:381:36 PM (73.8°)93.753
May 56:48 AM8:23 PM13:35:21+1:361:36 PM (74.1°)93.776
May 66:47 AM8:24 PM13:36:57+1:351:36 PM (74.4°)93.798
May 76:46 AM8:25 PM13:38:31+1:341:35 PM (74.6°)93.821
May 86:46 AM8:26 PM13:40:04+1:331:35 PM (74.9°)93.842
May 96:45 AM8:26 PM13:41:36+1:311:35 PM (75.2°)93.864
* All times are local time for Abilene. 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 1911:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 205:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 AM
* All times are local Abilene time.

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Today's Moon in Abilene

The Moon's path in Abilene 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

6:49 AM

Altitude

24.7°

Heading

110° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

15.8%

Moon in Abilene - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 34:43 AM5:03 PM-10:49 AM(56.0°)225,81514.3%
May 45:24 AM6:11 PM-11:44 AM(60.9°)223,6016.8%
May 56:08 AM7:20 PM-12:40 PM(65.7°)222,4581.9%
May 66:53 AM8:29 PM-1:38 PM(69.8°)222,5590.1%
May 77:43 AM9:37 PM-2:38 PM(73.1°)223,9271.7%
May 88:36 AM10:42 PM-3:38 PM(75.1°)226,4246.4%
May 99:32 AM11:42 PM-4:37 PM(75.8°)229,77913.5%
* All times are local time for Abilene. 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 Abilene This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryTue 7:15 AMTue 9:03 PMTue 2:09 PM
VenusTue 6:28 AMTue 7:36 PMTue 1:02 PM
MarsMon 10:11 PMTue 8:18 AMTue 3:14 AM
JupiterTue 3:28 PMWed 4:12 AMTue 9:50 PM
SaturnMon 10:43 PMTue 8:55 AMTue 3:49 AM
UranusTue 5:50 AMTue 6:34 PMTue 12:12 PM
NeptuneTue 4:03 AMTue 3:26 PMTue 9:45 AM
PlutoTue 1:01 AMTue 11:13 AMTue 6:07 AM
* All times are local time for Abilene.

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