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Moon: 11.5%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 30, 2016 at 2:01:48 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:59 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:48 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:52 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 5:04 PM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 49 minutes (-1m 29s)

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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

2:01 PM

Altitude

68.4°

Heading

229° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 49m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 29s

Winter: +3h 53m

Summer: -33m 4s

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 – 4:23 AM
Astro. Twilight4:23 AM – 4:58 AM
Nautical Twilight4:58 AM – 5:31 AM
Civil Twilight5:31 AM – 5:59 AM
Daylight5:59 AM – 7:48 PM
Civil Twilight7:48 PM – 8:15 PM
Nautical Twilight8:15 PM – 8:48 PM
Astro. Twilight8:48 PM – 9:23 PM
Night9:23 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Birmingham - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 305:59 AM7:48 PM13:49:38−1:2912:54 PM (74.8°)94.363
Jul 315:59 AM7:47 PM13:48:07−1:3112:54 PM (74.5°)94.352
Aug 16:00 AM7:47 PM13:46:34−1:3212:54 PM (74.2°)94.341
Aug 26:01 AM7:46 PM13:45:00−1:3412:53 PM (74.0°)94.329
Aug 36:01 AM7:45 PM13:43:25−1:3512:53 PM (73.7°)94.316
Aug 46:02 AM7:44 PM13:41:48−1:3612:53 PM (73.5°)94.303
Aug 56:03 AM7:43 PM13:40:10−1:3812:53 PM (73.2°)94.289
* 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

2:01 PM

Altitude

35.0°

Heading

269° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.5%

Moon in Birmingham - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 302:52 AM5:04 PM-9:57 AM(74.6°)231,48112.7%
Jul 313:48 AM6:00 PM-10:54 AM(74.6°)232,9606.0%
Aug 14:46 AM6:51 PM-11:50 AM(73.5°)234,8981.7%
Aug 25:47 AM7:37 PM-12:44 PM(71.3°)237,2360.1%
Aug 36:47 AM8:18 PM-1:35 PM(68.3°)239,8601.0%
Aug 47:46 AM8:56 PM-2:23 PM(64.7°)242,6034.2%
Aug 58:43 AM9:31 PM-3:10 PM(60.8°)245,2659.3%
* 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, Sat, Jul 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:45 AMSat 8:57 PMSat 2:21 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:09 AMSat 8:39 PMSat 1:54 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 2:57 PMSun 12:53 AMSat 7:55 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:30 AMSat 9:57 PMSat 3:43 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 3:39 PMSun 1:50 AMSat 8:45 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:15 PMSun 12:07 PMSun 5:41 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:22 PMSun 8:43 AMSun 3:03 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Birmingham.

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