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Moon: 32.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 24, 2016 at 9:09:47 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:43 AM 90° East
Sunset Today: 6:46 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 12:21 AM 65° East
Moonset Today: 3:08 PM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 2 minutes (-2m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Aurora

The Sun's altitude in Aurora 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

9:09 PM

Altitude

-26.9°

Heading

295° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 2m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 46s

Winter: +2h 54m

Summer: -3h 10m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Aurora Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Aurora 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 – 5:10 AM
Astro. Twilight5:10 AM – 5:43 AM
Nautical Twilight5:43 AM – 6:16 AM
Civil Twilight6:16 AM – 6:43 AM
Daylight6:43 AM – 6:46 PM
Civil Twilight6:46 PM – 7:14 PM
Nautical Twilight7:14 PM – 7:46 PM
Astro. Twilight7:46 PM – 8:19 PM
Night8:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Aurora - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 246:43 AM6:46 PM12:02:46−2:4612:45 PM (47.4°)93.228
Sep 256:44 AM6:44 PM12:00:00−2:4612:45 PM (47.0°)93.203
Sep 266:45 AM6:43 PM11:57:13−2:4612:44 PM (46.6°)93.177
Sep 276:46 AM6:41 PM11:54:26−2:4612:44 PM (46.3°)93.151
Sep 286:48 AM6:39 PM11:51:40−2:4612:44 PM (45.9°)93.125
Sep 296:49 AM6:37 PM11:48:53−2:4612:43 PM (45.5°)93.098
Sep 306:50 AM6:36 PM11:46:07−2:4612:43 PM (45.1°)93.072
* All times are local time for Aurora. 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 Aurora time.

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Today's Moon in Aurora

The Moon's path in Aurora 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

9:09 PM

Altitude

-30.3°

Heading

15° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

32.1%

Moon in Aurora - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 2412:21 AM3:08 PM-7:46 AM(66.0°)235,63237.9%
Sep 251:20 AM3:53 PM-8:39 AM(64.5°)238,32627.4%
Sep 262:21 AM4:34 PM-9:30 AM(62.1°)240,88718.3%
Sep 273:22 AM5:09 PM-10:19 AM(59.0°)243,26710.8%
Sep 284:23 AM5:42 PM-11:06 AM(55.4°)245,4445.2%
Sep 295:23 AM6:12 PM-11:51 AM(51.5°)247,4031.6%
Sep 306:21 AM6:41 PM-12:35 PM(47.5°)249,1180.1%
* All times are local time for Aurora. 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 Aurora This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 5:18 AMSun 6:06 PMSun 11:42 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 9:17 AMSun 7:53 PMSun 2:35 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 2:09 PMSat 10:50 PMSat 6:30 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 6:47 AMSun 6:49 PMSun 12:48 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSat 12:32 PMSat 10:00 PMSat 5:16 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSun 7:26 PMMon 8:31 AMMon 1:58 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 5:52 PMSun 4:54 AMSat 11:23 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Aurora.

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