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Moon: 81.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2016 at 8:05:15 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:54 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 7:53 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:29 PM 94° East
Moonset Today: 9:39 AM 263° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 59 minutes (-1m 18s)

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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

8:05 PM

Altitude

-1.9°

Heading

296° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 59m 33s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 18s

Winter: +4h 3m

Summer: -23m 9s

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 – 4:16 AM
Astro. Twilight4:16 AM – 4:52 AM
Nautical Twilight4:52 AM – 5:26 AM
Civil Twilight5:26 AM – 5:54 AM
Daylight5:54 AM – 7:53 PM
Civil Twilight7:53 PM – 8:21 PM
Nautical Twilight8:21 PM – 8:55 PM
Astro. Twilight8:55 PM – 9:31 PM
Night9:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Birmingham - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 235:54 AM7:53 PM13:59:33−1:1812:54 PM (76.4°)94.428
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
* 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

8:05 PM

Altitude

-29.6°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.0%

Moon in Birmingham - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-9:39 AM10:29 PM3:42 AM(49.5°)232,46086.7%
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%
* 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 23, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:15 AMSat 8:54 PMSat 2:05 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:55 AMSat 8:40 PMSat 1:48 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:14 PMSun 1:13 AMSat 8:13 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:52 AMSat 10:21 PMSat 4:06 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:08 PMSun 2:19 AMSat 9:13 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:43 PMSun 12:34 PMSun 6:08 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:50 PMSun 9:11 AMSun 3:31 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Birmingham.

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