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Moon: 44.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 4:54:13 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:40 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:14 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:21 AM 76° East
Moonset Today: 2:12 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 33 minutes (-1m 57s)

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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

4:54 AM

Altitude

-8.1°

Heading

55° NE

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

14h 33m 42s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 57s

Winter: +5h 25m

Summer: -40m 1s

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 – 3:43 AM
Astro. Twilight3:43 AM – 4:28 AM
Nautical Twilight4:28 AM – 5:08 AM
Civil Twilight5:08 AM – 5:40 AM
Daylight5:40 AM – 8:14 PM
Civil Twilight8:14 PM – 8:45 PM
Nautical Twilight8:45 PM – 9:25 PM
Astro. Twilight9:25 PM – 10:10 PM
Night10:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 275:40 AM8:14 PM14:33:42−1:5712:57 PM (67.1°)94.394
Jul 285:41 AM8:13 PM14:31:41−2:0012:57 PM (66.9°)94.384
Jul 295:42 AM8:11 PM14:29:39−2:0212:57 PM (66.6°)94.374
Jul 305:43 AM8:10 PM14:27:35−2:0412:57 PM (66.4°)94.363
Jul 315:44 AM8:09 PM14:25:29−2:0612:57 PM (66.1°)94.352
Aug 15:45 AM8:08 PM14:23:21−2:0812:57 PM (65.9°)94.341
Aug 25:46 AM8:07 PM14:21:11−2:0912:57 PM (65.6°)94.329
* 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 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:54 AM

Altitude

46.8°

Heading

127° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

44.9%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:21 AM2:12 PM-7:13 AM(58.9°)229,69843.8%
Jul 281:02 AM3:20 PM-8:07 AM(62.3°)229,88832.2%
Jul 291:46 AM4:25 PM-9:04 AM(64.8°)230,46921.6%
Jul 302:37 AM5:27 PM-10:01 AM(66.1°)231,48412.7%
Jul 313:32 AM6:22 PM-10:58 AM(66.1°)232,9636.0%
Aug 14:31 AM7:12 PM-11:54 AM(65.0°)234,9021.7%
Aug 25:34 AM7:55 PM-12:47 PM(62.8°)237,2420.1%
* 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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Planets Visible in the Sky in Chicago This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:22 AMWed 9:14 PMWed 2:19 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 6:50 AMWed 9:00 PMWed 1:55 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 3:30 PMThu 12:42 AMWed 8:06 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:38 AMWed 10:15 PMWed 3:57 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:15 PMThu 1:45 AMWed 9:00 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:26 PMWed 12:34 PMWed 6:00 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:49 PMWed 8:55 AMWed 3:22 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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