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Flag for U.S.A. Atlanta, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 1.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 12:52:22 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:38 AM 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:33 PM 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:57 AM 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 5:36 PM 247° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 54 minutes (-2s)

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Today's Sun Position in Atlanta

The Sun's altitude in Atlanta 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

12:52 AM

Altitude

-78.9°

Heading

22° NE

Phase

Night

Day length
9h 54m 31s

-2s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Atlanta today

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Day, night and twilight times in Atlanta 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 – 6:09 AM
Astro. Twilight6:09 AM – 6:40 AM
Nautical Twilight6:40 AM – 7:11 AM
Civil Twilight7:11 AM – 7:38 AM
Daylight7:38 AM – 5:33 PM
Civil Twilight5:33 PM – 6:01 PM
Nautical Twilight6:01 PM – 6:32 PM
Astro. Twilight6:32 PM – 7:02 PM
Night7:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Atlanta - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:38 AM5:33 PM9:54:31−0:0212:36 PM (32.8°)91.453
Dec 227:39 AM5:33 PM9:54:32< 1s12:36 PM (32.8°)91.447
Dec 237:39 AM5:34 PM9:54:36+0:0312:37 PM (32.8°)91.441
Dec 247:40 AM5:35 PM9:54:43+0:0612:37 PM (32.9°)91.436
Dec 257:40 AM5:35 PM9:54:53+0:1012:38 PM (32.9°)91.430
Dec 267:41 AM5:36 PM9:55:06+0:1312:38 PM (32.9°)91.426
Dec 277:41 AM5:36 PM9:55:22+0:1612:39 PM (33.0°)91.422
* All times are in local Atlanta time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 6:03 PM in Atlanta. This day is 4 hours, 29 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 PM
* All times are local Atlanta time.

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Today's moon in Atlanta

The Moon's path in Atlanta 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

12:52 AM

Altitude

-69.5°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

1.0%

Moon in Atlanta - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 216:57 AM5:36 PM-12:16 PM(36.6°)230,3220.3%
Dec 227:54 AM6:37 PM-1:15 PM(37.2°)228,2320.8%
Dec 238:48 AM7:43 PM-2:14 PM(39.1°)227,0144.3%
Dec 249:38 AM8:50 PM-3:11 PM(42.1°)226,69810.6%
Dec 2510:23 AM9:57 PM-4:07 PM(45.9°)227,21019.2%
Dec 2611:05 AM11:03 PM-5:01 PM(50.4°)228,39629.5%
Dec 2711:44 AM--5:53 PM(55.1°)230,06640.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Atlanta time.

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