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Moon: 88.9%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 10, 2016 at 10:21:21 pm


Sunrise Today: 6:55 am 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:44 pm 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:30 pm 78° East
Moonset Today: 2:51 am 279° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 49 minutes (-35s)

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Today's Sun Position in Bakersfield

The Sun's altitude in Bakersfield today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

10:21 pm

Altitude

-67.2°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 49m 9s

Change since

Yesterday: -35s

Winter: +3m 2s

Summer: -4h 43m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Bakersfield Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Bakersfield 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 – 5:24 am
Astro. Twilight5:24 am – 5:55 am
Nautical Twilight5:55 am – 6:26 am
Civil Twilight6:26 am – 6:55 am
Daylight6:55 am – 4:44 pm
Civil Twilight4:44 pm – 5:12 pm
Nautical Twilight5:12 pm – 5:44 pm
Astro. Twilight5:44 pm – 6:15 pm
Night6:15 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Bakersfield - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 106:55 am4:44 pm9:49:09−0:3511:49 am (31.7°)91.530
Dec 116:55 am4:44 pm9:48:37−0:3211:50 am (31.6°)91.519
Dec 126:56 am4:44 pm9:48:07−0:2911:50 am (31.5°)91.509
Dec 136:57 am4:44 pm9:47:41−0:2611:51 am (31.4°)91.499
Dec 146:57 am4:45 pm9:47:18−0:2311:51 am (31.4°)91.490
Dec 156:58 am4:45 pm9:46:58−0:1911:52 am (31.3°)91.481
Dec 166:59 am4:45 pm9:46:42−0:1611:52 am (31.3°)91.473
* All times are local time for Bakersfield. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 199:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 203:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 227:21 am
December SolsticeDec 212:44 am
* All times are local Bakersfield time.

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Today's Moon in Bakersfield

The Moon's path in Bakersfield 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

10:21 pm

Altitude

60.6°

Heading

216° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

88.9%

Moon in Bakersfield - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 10-2:51 am2:30 pm9:12 pm(64.8°)224,44288.6%
Dec 11-4:00 am3:15 pm10:10 pm(68.7°)223,03595.3%
Dec 12-5:10 am4:05 pm11:10 pm(71.5°)222,79799.1%
Dec 13-6:20 am5:00 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:25 am6:00 pm12:12 am(73.1°)223,81799.7%
Dec 15-8:25 am7:04 pm1:13 am(73.1°)226,02397.1%
Dec 16-9:18 am8:08 pm2:13 am(71.8°)229,18691.8%
* All times are local time for Bakersfield. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Bakersfield This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Dec 10, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 8:34 amSun 6:07 pmSun 1:20 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 10:05 amSun 8:03 pmSun 3:04 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 11:00 amSun 9:41 pmSun 4:20 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 1:59 amSun 1:28 pmSun 7:43 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 6:48 amSun 4:42 pmSun 11:45 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusSat 1:29 pmSun 2:16 amSat 7:52 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 11:44 amSat 10:57 pmSat 5:20 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Bakersfield.

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