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Moon: 91.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 24, 2016 at 5:45:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:44 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:41 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:02 PM 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:07 AM 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 57 minutes (+1m 41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Buffalo

The Sun's altitude in Buffalo 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

5:45 PM

Altitude

29.8°

Heading

272° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 57m

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 41s

Winter: +5h 55m

Summer: -23m 55s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Buffalo Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Buffalo 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 – 3:38 AM
Astro. Twilight3:38 AM – 4:28 AM
Nautical Twilight4:28 AM – 5:11 AM
Civil Twilight5:11 AM – 5:44 AM
Daylight5:44 AM – 8:41 PM
Civil Twilight8:41 PM – 9:15 PM
Nautical Twilight9:15 PM – 9:58 PM
Astro. Twilight9:58 PM – 10:48 PM
Night10:48 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Buffalo - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 245:44 AM8:41 PM14:57:00+1:411:12 PM (68.1°)94.148
May 255:43 AM8:42 PM14:58:38+1:381:13 PM (68.2°)94.165
May 265:43 AM8:43 PM15:00:14+1:351:13 PM (68.4°)94.182
May 275:42 AM8:44 PM15:01:46+1:321:13 PM (68.6°)94.198
May 285:41 AM8:45 PM15:03:16+1:291:13 PM (68.7°)94.214
May 295:41 AM8:46 PM15:04:42+1:261:13 PM (68.9°)94.230
May 305:40 AM8:46 PM15:06:05+1:221:13 PM (69.0°)94.246
* All times are local time for Buffalo. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Buffalo time.

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Today's Moon in Buffalo

The Moon's path in Buffalo 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

5:45 PM

Altitude

-54.4°

Heading

57° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

91.2%

Moon in Buffalo - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:07 AM11:02 PM3:10 AM(27.8°)246,34194.3%
May 25-8:59 AM11:48 PM4:00 AM(28.1°)244,19988.6%
May 26-9:57 AM-4:51 AM(29.4°)241,79881.2%
May 2712:31 AM10:58 AM-5:42 AM(31.7°)239,16272.1%
May 281:09 AM12:03 PM-6:33 AM(34.8°)236,34761.7%
May 291:45 AM1:09 PM-7:23 AM(38.7°)233,45050.5%
May 302:20 AM2:18 PM-8:14 AM(43.1°)230,62039.0%
* All times are local time for Buffalo. 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 Buffalo This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:06 AMTue 6:49 PMTue 11:57 AMVery difficult
VenusTue 5:37 AMTue 8:20 PMTue 12:58 PMSlightly difficult
MarsTue 8:20 PMWed 5:33 AMWed 12:56 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:34 PMWed 2:36 AMTue 8:05 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 9:12 PMWed 6:34 AMWed 1:53 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:53 AMWed 5:00 PMWed 10:27 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 2:23 AMWed 1:29 PMWed 7:56 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Buffalo.

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