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

Moon: 52.1%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 27, 2015 at 7:27:21 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:42 AM 86° East
Sunset Today: 7:10 PM 274° West


Moonrise Today: 12:13 PM 66° East
Moonset Today: 2:05 AM 294° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 28 minutes (+2m 49s)

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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

7:27 AM

Altitude

7.9°

Heading

94° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 28m

Change since

yesterday: +2m 49s

Winter: +3h 20m

Summer: -2h 45m

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 – 5:08 AM
Astro. Twilight5:08 AM – 5:41 AM
Nautical Twilight5:41 AM – 6:14 AM
Civil Twilight6:14 AM – 6:42 AM
Daylight6:42 AM – 7:10 PM
Civil Twilight7:10 PM – 7:38 PM
Nautical Twilight7:38 PM – 8:11 PM
Astro. Twilight8:11 PM – 8:45 PM
Night8:45 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 276:42 AM7:10 PM12:28:00+2:4912:56 PM (50.8°)92.752
Mar 286:41 AM7:11 PM12:30:50+2:4912:56 PM (51.2°)92.778
Mar 296:39 AM7:12 PM12:33:39+2:4812:55 PM (51.6°)92.804
Mar 306:37 AM7:14 PM12:36:27+2:4812:55 PM (52.0°)92.830
Mar 316:35 AM7:15 PM12:39:16+2:4812:55 PM (52.4°)92.856
Apr 16:34 AM7:16 PM12:42:04+2:4812:54 PM (52.7°)92.883
Apr 26:32 AM7:17 PM12:44:52+2:4712:54 PM (53.1°)92.909
* 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 205:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:48 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

7:27 AM

Altitude

-30.9°

Heading

5° N

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.1%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 27-2:05 AM12:13 PM7:33 PM(64.5°)245,99957.1%
Mar 28-2:50 AM1:07 PM8:21 PM(62.9°)248,61666.9%
Mar 29-3:30 AM2:03 PM9:07 PM(60.5°)250,52875.8%
Mar 30-4:05 AM2:59 PM9:52 PM(57.6°)251,72783.7%
Mar 31-4:38 AM3:55 PM10:35 PM(54.2°)252,25490.2%
Apr 1-5:08 AM4:52 PM11:18 PM(50.5°)252,18695.2%
Apr 2-5:36 AM5:48 PM---
* 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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