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Moon: 34.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 28, 2016 at 10:50:58 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:18 AM 57° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:30 PM 303° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 1:06 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 2:02 PM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 11 minutes (-28s)

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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

10:50 PM

Altitude

-19.0°

Heading

330° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

15h 11m 44s

Change since

Yesterday: -28s

Winter: +6h 4m

Summer: -1m 58s

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 – 3:07 AM
Astro. Twilight3:07 AM – 4:00 AM
Nautical Twilight4:00 AM – 4:44 AM
Civil Twilight4:44 AM – 5:18 AM
Daylight5:18 AM – 8:30 PM
Civil Twilight8:30 PM – 9:04 PM
Nautical Twilight9:04 PM – 9:48 PM
Astro. Twilight9:48 PM – 10:41 PM
Night10:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Chicago - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 285:18 AM8:30 PM15:11:44−0:2812:54 PM (71.3°)94.503
Jun 295:18 AM8:30 PM15:11:12−0:3212:54 PM (71.3°)94.506
Jun 305:19 AM8:30 PM15:10:35−0:3612:54 PM (71.2°)94.508
Jul 15:19 AM8:29 PM15:09:57−0:3812:55 PM (71.2°)94.510
Jul 25:20 AM8:29 PM15:09:13−0:4312:55 PM (71.1°)94.512
Jul 35:21 AM8:29 PM15:08:26−0:4612:55 PM (71.0°)94.513
Jul 45:21 AM8:29 PM15:07:36−0:5012:55 PM (70.9°)94.513
* 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

10:50 PM

Altitude

-28.6°

Heading

49° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

34.3%

Moon in Chicago - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 281:06 AM2:02 PM-7:30 AM(51.8°)229,58341.5%
Jun 291:42 AM3:12 PM-8:23 AM(56.3°)228,32230.0%
Jun 302:21 AM4:23 PM-9:18 AM(60.3°)227,56419.5%
Jul 13:03 AM5:32 PM-10:14 AM(63.4°)227,45510.8%
Jul 23:51 AM6:38 PM-11:13 AM(65.5°)228,1074.5%
Jul 34:45 AM7:38 PM-12:12 PM(66.3°)229,5630.9%
Jul 45:44 AM8:32 PM-1:10 PM(65.8°)231,7730.3%
* 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, Tue, Jun 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:37 AMWed 7:54 PMWed 12:15 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 5:46 AMWed 8:57 PMWed 1:22 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 4:58 PMWed 2:22 AMTue 9:40 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 11:09 AMTue 11:59 PMTue 5:34 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 6:15 PMWed 3:45 AMTue 11:00 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 1:15 AMWed 2:23 PMWed 7:49 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneTue 11:40 PMWed 10:47 AMWed 5:14 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Chicago.

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