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Moon: 30.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 1, 2016 at 8:15:32 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 8:08 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 3:05 AM 103° East
Moonset Today: 2:33 PM 259° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 33 minutes (+1m 47s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbia

The Sun's altitude in Columbia 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

8:15 PM

Altitude

-1.3°

Heading

290° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

13h 33m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 47s

Winter: +3h 40m

Summer: -51m 28s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Columbia Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Columbia 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 – 5:02 AM
Astro. Twilight5:02 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:08 AM
Civil Twilight6:08 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 8:08 PM
Civil Twilight8:08 PM – 8:35 PM
Nautical Twilight8:35 PM – 9:07 PM
Astro. Twilight9:07 PM – 9:41 PM
Night9:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbia - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 16:34 AM8:08 PM13:33:49+1:471:21 PM (71.4°)93.681
May 26:33 AM8:09 PM13:35:35+1:461:21 PM (71.7°)93.705
May 36:33 AM8:10 PM13:37:21+1:451:21 PM (71.9°)93.729
May 46:32 AM8:11 PM13:39:05+1:441:21 PM (72.2°)93.752
May 56:31 AM8:11 PM13:40:48+1:431:21 PM (72.5°)93.775
May 66:30 AM8:12 PM13:42:30+1:411:21 PM (72.8°)93.797
May 76:29 AM8:13 PM13:44:11+1:401:21 PM (73.1°)93.819
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Columbia time.

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Today's Moon in Columbia

The Moon's path in Columbia 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

8:15 PM

Altitude

-61.8°

Heading

331° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

30.1%

Moon in Columbia - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 13:05 AM2:33 PM-8:46 AM(45.3°)232,48435.2%
May 23:46 AM3:38 PM-9:39 AM(49.5°)228,99224.4%
May 34:26 AM4:44 PM-10:32 AM(54.2°)225,95414.8%
May 45:07 AM5:53 PM-11:26 AM(59.1°)223,6927.1%
May 55:49 AM7:03 PM-12:23 PM(63.8°)222,4882.0%
May 66:34 AM8:13 PM-1:21 PM(68.1°)222,5220.1%
May 77:23 AM9:22 PM-2:20 PM(71.3°)223,8261.6%
* All times are local time for Columbia. 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 Columbia This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercurySun 7:05 AMSun 9:05 PMSun 2:05 PM
VenusMon 6:12 AMMon 7:21 PMMon 12:46 PM
MarsSun 10:05 PMMon 8:04 AMMon 3:04 AM
JupiterSun 3:20 PMMon 4:06 AMSun 9:43 PM
SaturnSun 10:36 PMMon 8:41 AMMon 3:38 AM
UranusMon 5:38 AMMon 6:25 PMMon 12:01 PM
NeptuneMon 3:54 AMMon 3:14 PMMon 9:34 AM
PlutoMon 12:53 AMMon 10:59 AMMon 5:56 AM
* All times are local time for Columbia.

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