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Flag for U.S.A. Chicago, IL, U.S.A. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 0.4%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Feb 8, 2016 at 8:51:03 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:56 AM 110° East
Sunset Today: 5:14 PM 251° West


Moonrise Today: 6:44 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 5:40 PM 255° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 18 minutes (+2m 27s)

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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

8:51 PM

Altitude

-40.5°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 18m 19s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 27s

Winter: +1h 10m

Summer: -4h 55m

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 – 5:21 AM
Astro. Twilight5:21 AM – 5:54 AM
Nautical Twilight5:54 AM – 6:27 AM
Civil Twilight6:27 AM – 6:56 AM
Daylight6:56 AM – 5:14 PM
Civil Twilight5:14 PM – 5:43 PM
Nautical Twilight5:43 PM – 6:16 PM
Astro. Twilight6:16 PM – 6:49 PM
Night6:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 86:56 AM5:14 PM10:18:19+2:2712:05 PM (33.1°)91.697
Feb 96:55 AM5:15 PM10:20:48+2:2912:05 PM (33.5°)91.713
Feb 106:53 AM5:17 PM10:23:18+2:3012:05 PM (33.8°)91.729
Feb 116:52 AM5:18 PM10:25:50+2:3112:05 PM (34.1°)91.745
Feb 126:51 AM5:19 PM10:28:23+2:3312:05 PM (34.4°)91.762
Feb 136:50 AM5:20 PM10:30:58+2:3412:05 PM (34.8°)91.779
Feb 146:48 AM5:22 PM10:33:33+2:3512:05 PM (35.1°)91.796
* All times are local time for Chicago. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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

8:51 PM

Altitude

-34.2°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.4%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 86:44 AM5:40 PM-12:09 PM(35.5°)228,7610.1%
Feb 97:24 AM6:51 PM-1:04 PM(39.5°)227,1361.9%
Feb 108:02 AM8:02 PM-1:58 PM(44.1°)226,4356.7%
Feb 118:38 AM9:14 PM-2:52 PM(48.9°)226,62914.2%
Feb 129:14 AM10:25 PM-3:45 PM(53.6°)227,59623.7%
Feb 139:52 AM11:34 PM-4:39 PM(57.8°)229,15634.6%
Feb 1410:31 AM--5:33 PM(61.4°)231,11546.3%
* All times are local time for Chicago. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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