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Moon: 51.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 9:11:15 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:06 AM 76° East
Sunset Today: 8:13 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 12:01 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 1:44 PM 287° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 6 minutes (-1m 56s)

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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

9:11 PM

Altitude

-12.4°

Heading

292° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

13h 6m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 56s

Winter: +3h 11m

Summer: -1h 17m

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 – 5:38 AM
Astro. Twilight5:38 AM – 6:10 AM
Nautical Twilight6:10 AM – 6:40 AM
Civil Twilight6:40 AM – 7:06 AM
Daylight7:06 AM – 8:13 PM
Civil Twilight8:13 PM – 8:38 PM
Nautical Twilight8:38 PM – 9:09 PM
Astro. Twilight9:09 PM – 9:41 PM
Night9:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Atlanta - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 247:06 AM8:13 PM13:06:31−1:561:40 PM (67.0°)93.963
Aug 257:07 AM8:11 PM13:04:34−1:561:39 PM (66.7°)93.943
Aug 267:08 AM8:10 PM13:02:37−1:571:39 PM (66.3°)93.923
Aug 277:08 AM8:09 PM13:00:39−1:571:39 PM (66.0°)93.903
Aug 287:09 AM8:08 PM12:58:40−1:581:39 PM (65.6°)93.882
Aug 297:10 AM8:06 PM12:56:41−1:581:38 PM (65.3°)93.861
Aug 307:10 AM8:05 PM12:54:42−1:591:38 PM (64.9°)93.840
* All times are local time for Atlanta. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

9:11 PM

Altitude

-35.3°

Heading

32° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

51.3%

Moon in Atlanta - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 2412:01 AM1:44 PM-6:50 AM(69.5°)229,54658.2%
Aug 2512:48 AM2:48 PM-7:46 AM(72.3°)230,87146.3%
Aug 261:38 AM3:48 PM-8:42 AM(73.9°)232,45834.7%
Aug 272:31 AM4:45 PM-9:38 AM(74.4°)234,24124.2%
Aug 283:28 AM5:36 PM-10:33 AM(73.7°)236,18015.1%
Aug 294:26 AM6:23 PM-11:27 AM(72.0°)238,2528.0%
Aug 305:25 AM7:05 PM-12:18 PM(69.3°)240,4343.1%
* All times are local time for Atlanta. 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 Atlanta This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 9:11 AMThu 9:03 PMThu 3:07 PMDifficult to see
VenusWed 8:49 AMWed 9:14 PMWed 3:02 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 3:04 PMThu 12:46 AMWed 7:55 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:05 AMWed 9:21 PMWed 3:13 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnWed 2:52 PMThu 1:01 AMWed 7:57 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 10:27 PMThu 11:18 AMThu 4:52 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 8:29 PMFri 7:48 AMFri 2:08 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Atlanta.

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