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

Moon: 14.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 9:49:25 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:49 AM 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:09 PM 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 4:01 AM 107° East
Moonset Today: 2:48 PM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 20 minutes (-14s)

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Today's Sun Position in Columbus

The Sun's altitude in Columbus 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

9:49 AM

Altitude

16.8°

Heading

142° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length
9h 20m 15s

-14s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Columbus today

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Day, night and twilight times in Columbus 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 – 6:11 AM
Astro. Twilight6:11 AM – 6:44 AM
Nautical Twilight6:44 AM – 7:18 AM
Civil Twilight7:18 AM – 7:49 AM
Daylight7:49 AM – 5:09 PM
Civil Twilight5:09 PM – 5:39 PM
Nautical Twilight5:39 PM – 6:13 PM
Astro. Twilight6:13 PM – 6:46 PM
Night6:46 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 187:49 AM5:09 PM9:20:15−0:1412:29 PM (26.7°)91.473
Dec 197:49 AM5:09 PM9:20:04−0:1012:29 PM (26.7°)91.466
Dec 207:50 AM5:10 PM9:19:57−0:0612:30 PM (26.6°)91.459
Dec 217:50 AM5:10 PM9:19:54−0:0212:30 PM (26.6°)91.453
Dec 227:51 AM5:11 PM9:19:55+0:0112:31 PM (26.6°)91.447
Dec 237:51 AM5:11 PM9:20:01+0:0512:31 PM (26.6°)91.441
Dec 247:52 AM5:12 PM9:20:09+0:0812:32 PM (26.7°)91.436
* All times are in local Columbus time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 6:03 PM in Columbus. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 PM
* All times are local Columbus time.

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Today's moon in Columbus

The Moon's path in Columbus 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 2014 Moon Phases

9:49 AM

Altitude

35.5°

Heading

187° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

14.0%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 184:01 AM2:48 PM-9:27 AM(35.6°)239,96814.1%
Dec 195:02 AM3:31 PM-10:18 AM(32.9°)236,4627.4%
Dec 206:04 AM4:20 PM-11:13 AM(31.1°)233,1522.6%
Dec 217:05 AM5:16 PM-12:11 PM(30.4°)230,3320.3%
Dec 228:02 AM6:18 PM-1:09 PM(31.0°)228,2380.8%
Dec 238:55 AM7:25 PM-2:08 PM(32.9°)227,0174.3%
Dec 249:42 AM8:35 PM-3:06 PM(35.9°)226,69810.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Columbus time.

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