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Moon: 1.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 31, 2016 at 3:06:54 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:08 AM 80° East
Sunset Today: 7:54 PM 280° West


Moonrise Today: 6:24 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 7:35 PM 280° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 46 minutes (-1m 44s)

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Today's Sun Position in Austin

The Sun's altitude in Austin 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

3:06 AM

Altitude

-45.0°

Heading

35° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 46m 37s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 44s

Winter: +2h 35m

Summer: -1h 19m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Austin Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Austin 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 – 5:45 AM
Astro. Twilight5:45 AM – 6:14 AM
Nautical Twilight6:14 AM – 6:43 AM
Civil Twilight6:43 AM – 7:08 AM
Daylight7:08 AM – 7:54 PM
Civil Twilight7:54 PM – 8:19 PM
Nautical Twilight8:19 PM – 8:47 PM
Astro. Twilight8:47 PM – 9:17 PM
Night9:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Austin - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 317:08 AM7:54 PM12:46:37−1:441:31 PM (68.0°)93.818
Sep 17:08 AM7:53 PM12:44:52−1:441:31 PM (67.7°)93.795
Sep 27:09 AM7:52 PM12:43:07−1:451:30 PM (67.3°)93.773
Sep 37:09 AM7:51 PM12:41:21−1:451:30 PM (66.9°)93.750
Sep 47:10 AM7:49 PM12:39:35−1:461:30 PM (66.5°)93.727
Sep 57:10 AM7:48 PM12:37:49−1:461:29 PM (66.2°)93.703
Sep 67:11 AM7:47 PM12:36:02−1:461:29 PM (65.8°)93.679
* All times are local time for Austin. 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 Austin time.

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Today's Moon in Austin

The Moon's path in Austin 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

3:06 AM

Altitude

-36.5°

Heading

45° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.2%

Moon in Austin - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 316:24 AM7:35 PM-1:02 PM(69.4°)242,7660.4%
Sep 17:20 AM8:12 PM-1:49 PM(65.6°)245,0060.2%
Sep 28:15 AM8:47 PM-2:34 PM(61.6°)247,1312.1%
Sep 39:09 AM9:21 PM-3:17 PM(57.6°)249,0086.0%
Sep 410:01 AM9:55 PM-4:01 PM(53.7°)250,48811.5%
Sep 510:54 AM10:30 PM-4:44 PM(50.1°)251,42218.5%
Sep 611:45 AM11:07 PM-5:28 PM(46.9°)251,68126.7%
* All times are local time for Austin. 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 Austin This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:46 AMWed 8:32 PMWed 2:39 PMVery difficult to see
VenusWed 8:55 AMWed 9:02 PMWed 2:59 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 2:38 PMThu 12:36 AMWed 7:37 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:38 AMWed 8:50 PMWed 2:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 2:11 PMThu 12:35 AMWed 7:23 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:59 PMWed 10:43 AMWed 4:21 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:00 PMWed 7:24 AMWed 1:42 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Austin.

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