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Moon: 48.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 29, 2016 at 11:29:41 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:11 AM 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:13 PM 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:13 AM 102° East
Moonset Today: 12:37 PM 261° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 1 minute (+1m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Cambridge

The Sun's altitude in Cambridge 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

11:29 AM

Altitude

64.4°

Heading

138° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 1m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 24s

Winter: +5h 56m

Summer: -15m 54s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Cambridge Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Cambridge 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 – 3:04 AM
Astro. Twilight3:04 AM – 3:55 AM
Nautical Twilight3:55 AM – 4:38 AM
Civil Twilight4:38 AM – 5:11 AM
Daylight5:11 AM – 8:13 PM
Civil Twilight8:13 PM – 8:47 PM
Nautical Twilight8:47 PM – 9:30 PM
Astro. Twilight9:30 PM – 10:21 PM
Night10:21 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Cambridge - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 295:11 AM8:13 PM15:01:18+1:2412:42 PM (69.4°)94.230
May 305:11 AM8:14 PM15:02:40+1:2112:42 PM (69.5°)94.246
May 315:10 AM8:14 PM15:03:58+1:1712:42 PM (69.7°)94.261
Jun 15:10 AM8:15 PM15:05:12+1:1412:42 PM (69.8°)94.275
Jun 25:09 AM8:16 PM15:06:24+1:1112:43 PM (69.9°)94.290
Jun 35:09 AM8:17 PM15:07:31+1:0712:43 PM (70.0°)94.303
Jun 45:09 AM8:17 PM15:08:36+1:0412:43 PM (70.2°)94.317
* All times are local time for Cambridge. 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 Cambridge time.

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Today's Moon in Cambridge

The Moon's path in Cambridge 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

11:29 AM

Altitude

10.7°

Heading

249° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.6%

Moon in Cambridge - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 291:13 AM12:37 PM-6:51 AM(39.1°)233,51250.8%
May 301:48 AM1:45 PM-7:42 AM(43.5°)230,67939.2%
May 312:22 AM2:56 PM-8:34 AM(48.2°)228,11428.0%
Jun 12:57 AM4:07 PM-9:28 AM(52.9°)226,05717.7%
Jun 23:35 AM5:20 PM-10:23 AM(57.4°)224,7569.3%
Jun 34:16 AM6:33 PM-11:20 AM(61.2°)224,4193.4%
Jun 45:02 AM7:43 PM-12:20 PM(64.0°)225,1610.5%
* All times are local time for Cambridge. 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 Cambridge This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, May 29, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:22 AMSun 6:05 PMSun 11:14 AMVery difficult
VenusSun 5:07 AMSun 7:59 PMSun 12:33 PMSlightly difficult
MarsSun 7:20 PMMon 4:37 AMSun 11:58 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 12:46 PMMon 1:45 AMSun 7:15 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnSun 8:19 PMMon 5:43 AMMon 1:01 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 3:08 AMSun 4:14 PMSun 9:41 AMDifficult
NeptuneSun 1:36 AMSun 12:43 PMSun 7:10 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Cambridge.

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