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

Moon: 92.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 6, 2015 at 1:45:02 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:41 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 7:54 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:27 PM 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 7:38 AM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 13 minutes (+2m 18s)

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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

1:45 PM

Altitude

61.8°

Heading

210° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 13m 36s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 18s

Winter: +5h 5m

Summer: -1h

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 – 3:50 AM
Astro. Twilight3:50 AM – 4:32 AM
Nautical Twilight4:32 AM – 5:10 AM
Civil Twilight5:10 AM – 5:41 AM
Daylight5:41 AM – 7:54 PM
Civil Twilight7:54 PM – 8:25 PM
Nautical Twilight8:25 PM – 9:03 PM
Astro. Twilight9:03 PM – 9:46 PM
Night9:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
May 65:41 AM7:54 PM14:13:36+2:1812:47 PM (64.7°)93.773
May 75:39 AM7:55 PM14:15:53+2:1712:47 PM (65.0°)93.796
May 85:38 AM7:56 PM14:18:09+2:1512:47 PM (65.3°)93.818
May 95:37 AM7:57 PM14:20:22+2:1312:47 PM (65.5°)93.841
May 105:36 AM7:59 PM14:22:34+2:1112:47 PM (65.8°)93.863
May 115:35 AM8:00 PM14:24:44+2:1012:47 PM (66.1°)93.885
May 125:34 AM8:01 PM14:26:52+2:0812:47 PM (66.3°)93.907
* All times are local time for Chicago. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:49 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 2015 Moon Phases

1:45 PM

Altitude

-61.9°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

92.7%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
May 6-7:38 AM10:27 PM2:35 AM(29.8°)240,90995.0%
May 7-8:29 AM11:20 PM3:28 AM(29.0°)238,73089.2%
May 8-9:26 AM-4:22 AM(29.3°)236,59381.5%
May 912:10 AM10:27 AM-5:17 AM(30.7°)234,52571.9%
May 1012:55 AM11:32 AM-6:11 AM(33.2°)232,56161.1%
May 111:36 AM12:40 PM-7:04 AM(36.6°)230,76249.4%
May 122:14 AM1:49 PM-7:57 AM(40.7°)229,22737.7%
* All times are local time for Chicago. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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