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Moon: 7.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 8:31:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 7:45 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:43 AM 87° East
Moonset Today: 5:33 PM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 44 minutes (+1m 49s)

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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 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

8:31 AM

Altitude

29.2°

Heading

90° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 44m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 49s

Winter: +3h 58m

Summer: -48m 36s

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 – 4:25 AM
Astro. Twilight4:25 AM – 5:00 AM
Nautical Twilight5:00 AM – 5:33 AM
Civil Twilight5:33 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 7:45 PM
Civil Twilight7:45 PM – 8:13 PM
Nautical Twilight8:13 PM – 8:46 PM
Astro. Twilight8:46 PM – 9:21 PM
Night9:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Bakersfield - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 46:01 AM7:45 PM13:44:16+1:4912:53 PM (70.9°)93.754
May 56:00 AM7:46 PM13:46:05+1:4812:53 PM (71.2°)93.777
May 65:59 AM7:47 PM13:47:52+1:4712:53 PM (71.5°)93.800
May 75:58 AM7:48 PM13:49:38+1:4512:53 PM (71.7°)93.822
May 85:57 AM7:48 PM13:51:23+1:4412:53 PM (72.0°)93.843
May 95:56 AM7:49 PM13:53:06+1:4312:53 PM (72.3°)93.865
May 105:55 AM7:50 PM13:54:47+1:4112:53 PM (72.5°)93.886
* All times are local time for Bakersfield. 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 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

8:31 AM

Altitude

42.7°

Heading

125° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

7.1%

Moon in Bakersfield - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 44:43 AM5:33 PM-11:04 AM(58.2°)223,5116.4%
May 55:25 AM6:44 PM-12:01 PM(62.9°)222,4311.7%
May 66:10 AM7:54 PM-12:59 PM(67.1°)222,6000.1%
May 76:58 AM9:03 PM-1:58 PM(70.2°)224,0341.9%
May 87:51 AM10:08 PM-2:58 PM(72.2°)226,5856.7%
May 98:47 AM11:08 PM-3:57 PM(72.8°)229,97614.0%
May 109:45 AM--4:54 PM(72.1°)233,85623.0%
* All times are local time for Bakersfield. 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 Bakersfield This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 6:21 AMWed 8:20 PMWed 1:21 PM
VenusWed 5:41 AMWed 6:59 PMWed 12:20 PM
MarsWed 9:25 PMThu 7:18 AMThu 2:21 AM
JupiterWed 2:39 PMThu 3:27 AMWed 9:03 PM
SaturnWed 9:58 PMThu 7:57 AMThu 2:57 AM
UranusWed 5:01 AMWed 5:50 PMWed 11:26 AM
NeptuneWed 3:19 AMWed 2:37 PMWed 8:58 AM
PlutoWed 12:20 AMWed 10:19 AMWed 5:20 AM
* All times are local time for Bakersfield.

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