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Flag for U.S.A. Chicago, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 48.7%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 16, 2014 at 12:36:50 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:32 AM 86° East
Sunset Today: 6:58 PM 274° West


Moonset Today: 2:25 PM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 26 minutes (-2m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Chicago

The Sun's altitude in Chicago 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

12:36 AM

Altitude

-45.4°

Heading

357° N

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 26m 29s

-2m 46s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Chicago today

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Day, night and twilight times in Chicago 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 – 4:57 AM
Astro. Twilight4:57 AM – 5:31 AM
Nautical Twilight5:31 AM – 6:04 AM
Civil Twilight6:04 AM – 6:32 AM
Daylight6:32 AM – 6:58 PM
Civil Twilight6:58 PM – 7:26 PM
Nautical Twilight7:26 PM – 7:59 PM
Astro. Twilight7:59 PM – 8:33 PM
Night8:33 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 166:32 AM6:58 PM12:26:29−2:4612:45 PM (50.6°)93.452
Sep 176:33 AM6:56 PM12:23:42−2:4612:45 PM (50.2°)93.428
Sep 186:34 AM6:55 PM12:20:55−2:4712:45 PM (49.8°)93.403
Sep 196:35 AM6:53 PM12:18:08−2:4712:44 PM (49.4°)93.378
Sep 206:36 AM6:51 PM12:15:21−2:4712:44 PM (49.1°)93.353
Sep 216:37 AM6:49 PM12:12:33−2:4712:44 PM (48.7°)93.328
Sep 226:38 AM6:48 PM12:09:46−2:4712:43 PM (48.3°)93.302
* All times are in local Chicago time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 215:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 229:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 215:03 PM
* All times are local Chicago time.

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Today's moon in Chicago

The Moon's path in Chicago 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 2014 Moon Phases

12:36 AM

Altitude

9.5°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

48.7%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 16-2:25 PM-7:02 AM(65.7°)246,62546.0%
Sep 1712:28 AM3:10 PM-7:51 AM(65.0°)249,12236.1%
Sep 181:22 AM3:49 PM-8:38 AM(63.5°)250,88327.0%
Sep 192:16 AM4:24 PM-9:23 AM(61.2°)251,89918.8%
Sep 203:12 AM4:57 PM-10:08 AM(58.3°)252,21011.8%
Sep 214:09 AM5:27 PM-10:51 AM(55.0°)251,8976.2%
Sep 225:05 AM5:56 PM-11:34 AM(51.3°)251,0632.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Chicago time.

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