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Moon: 74.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 1:46:13 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:54 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 7:53 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:08 PM 88° East
Moonset Today: 10:43 AM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 58 minutes (-1m 19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Birmingham

The Sun's altitude in Birmingham 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

1:46 PM

Altitude

71.9°

Heading

223° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 58m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 19s

Winter: +4h 2m

Summer: -24m 29s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Birmingham Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Birmingham 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 – 4:17 AM
Astro. Twilight4:17 AM – 4:53 AM
Nautical Twilight4:53 AM – 5:27 AM
Civil Twilight5:27 AM – 5:54 AM
Daylight5:54 AM – 7:53 PM
Civil Twilight7:53 PM – 8:20 PM
Nautical Twilight8:20 PM – 8:54 PM
Astro. Twilight8:54 PM – 9:30 PM
Night9:30 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Birmingham - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 245:54 AM7:53 PM13:58:13−1:1912:54 PM (76.1°)94.420
Jul 255:55 AM7:52 PM13:56:51−1:2112:54 PM (75.9°)94.412
Jul 265:56 AM7:51 PM13:55:28−1:2312:54 PM (75.7°)94.403
Jul 275:56 AM7:51 PM13:54:03−1:2512:54 PM (75.5°)94.394
Jul 285:57 AM7:50 PM13:52:36−1:2612:54 PM (75.2°)94.384
Jul 295:58 AM7:49 PM13:51:08−1:2812:54 PM (75.0°)94.374
Jul 305:59 AM7:48 PM13:49:38−1:2912:54 PM (74.8°)94.363
* All times are local time for Birmingham. 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 Birmingham time.

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Today's Moon in Birmingham

The Moon's path in Birmingham 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

1:46 PM

Altitude

-36.1°

Heading

298° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

74.1%

Moon in Birmingham - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-10:43 AM11:08 PM4:33 AM(54.0°)231,22977.8%
Jul 25-11:47 AM11:47 PM5:24 AM(58.7°)230,37067.3%
Jul 26-12:51 PM-6:16 AM(63.2°)229,86355.7%
Jul 2712:28 AM1:56 PM-7:09 AM(67.4°)229,69843.8%
Jul 281:12 AM3:01 PM-8:04 AM(70.8°)229,88732.2%
Jul 292:00 AM4:04 PM-9:00 AM(73.2°)230,46721.7%
Jul 302:52 AM5:04 PM-9:57 AM(74.6°)231,48112.7%
* All times are local time for Birmingham. 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 Birmingham This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:20 AMSun 8:55 PMSun 2:08 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:57 AMSun 8:40 PMSun 1:49 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:11 PMMon 1:10 AMSun 8:11 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:49 AMSun 10:17 PMSun 4:03 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 4:04 PMMon 2:15 AMSun 9:09 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:39 PMMon 12:30 PMMon 6:05 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 9:46 PMMon 9:07 AMMon 3:27 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Birmingham.

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