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Moon: 61.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Apr 28, 2016 at 7:34:42 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:50 AM 70° East
Sunset Today: 7:46 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:37 AM 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:44 AM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 56 minutes (+2m 29s)

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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

7:34 PM

Altitude

1.6°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 56m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 29s

Winter: +4h 48m

Summer: -1h 17m

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 – 4:04 AM
Astro. Twilight4:04 AM – 4:43 AM
Nautical Twilight4:43 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 5:50 AM
Daylight5:50 AM – 7:46 PM
Civil Twilight7:46 PM – 8:17 PM
Nautical Twilight8:17 PM – 8:54 PM
Astro. Twilight8:54 PM – 9:34 PM
Night9:34 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AprSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Apr 285:50 AM7:46 PM13:56:17+2:2912:48 PM (62.6°)93.608
Apr 295:49 AM7:48 PM13:58:45+2:2712:48 PM (62.9°)93.633
Apr 305:47 AM7:49 PM14:01:11+2:2612:48 PM (63.2°)93.657
May 15:46 AM7:50 PM14:03:36+2:2512:48 PM (63.5°)93.681
May 25:45 AM7:51 PM14:06:00+2:2312:47 PM (63.8°)93.705
May 35:43 AM7:52 PM14:08:22+2:2212:47 PM (64.1°)93.729
May 45:42 AM7:53 PM14:10:43+2:2012:47 PM (64.4°)93.752
* 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

7:34 PM

Altitude

-59.3°

Heading

43° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

61.8%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AprMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Apr 2812:37 AM10:44 AM-5:39 AM(29.6°)242,79267.5%
Apr 291:22 AM11:43 AM-6:30 AM(31.3°)239,57357.2%
Apr 302:04 AM12:46 PM-7:22 AM(33.9°)236,05146.1%
May 12:42 AM1:52 PM-8:14 AM(37.4°)232,41735.0%
May 23:19 AM3:01 PM-9:06 AM(41.6°)228,93224.2%
May 33:55 AM4:12 PM-9:59 AM(46.3°)225,90414.6%
May 44:32 AM5:25 PM-10:54 AM(51.2°)223,6597.0%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryThu 6:21 AMThu 9:07 PMThu 1:44 PM
VenusFri 5:30 AMFri 6:51 PMFri 12:10 PM
MarsThu 10:06 PMFri 7:24 AMFri 2:45 AM
JupiterThu 2:51 PMFri 3:52 AMThu 9:22 PM
SaturnThu 10:34 PMFri 8:00 AMFri 3:17 AM
UranusFri 5:08 AMFri 6:09 PMFri 11:39 AM
NeptuneFri 3:38 AMFri 2:45 PMFri 9:12 AM
PlutoFri 12:51 AMFri 10:17 AMFri 5:34 AM
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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