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Moon: 35.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 30, 2016 at 4:27:42 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:06 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:54 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 2:35 AM 96° East
Moonset Today: 2:36 PM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 47 minutes (+1m 13s)

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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

4:27 PM

Altitude

48.3°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 47m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 13s

Winter: +5h 27m

Summer: -13m 8s

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 – 4:08 AM
Astro. Twilight4:08 AM – 4:54 AM
Nautical Twilight4:54 AM – 5:34 AM
Civil Twilight5:34 AM – 6:06 AM
Daylight6:06 AM – 8:54 PM
Civil Twilight8:54 PM – 9:26 PM
Nautical Twilight9:26 PM – 10:06 PM
Astro. Twilight10:06 PM – 10:52 PM
Night10:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 306:06 AM8:54 PM14:47:34+1:131:30 PM (71.9°)94.246
May 316:06 AM8:54 PM14:48:44+1:101:30 PM (72.1°)94.261
Jun 16:05 AM8:55 PM14:49:52+1:071:30 PM (72.2°)94.276
Jun 26:05 AM8:56 PM14:50:56+1:041:30 PM (72.3°)94.290
Jun 36:04 AM8:56 PM14:51:58+1:011:30 PM (72.5°)94.304
Jun 46:04 AM8:57 PM14:52:56+0:581:30 PM (72.6°)94.317
Jun 56:04 AM8:58 PM14:53:50+0:541:31 PM (72.7°)94.330
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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 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 2016 Moon Phases

4:27 PM

Altitude

-21.0°

Heading

285° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

35.2%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 302:35 AM2:36 PM-8:32 AM(46.1°)230,58938.8%
May 313:11 AM3:45 PM-9:23 AM(50.8°)228,03627.6%
Jun 13:47 AM4:55 PM-10:17 AM(55.5°)226,00117.4%
Jun 24:26 AM6:07 PM-11:12 AM(60.0°)224,7299.1%
Jun 35:09 AM7:18 PM-12:10 PM(63.8°)224,4263.3%
Jun 45:57 AM8:27 PM-1:09 PM(66.5°)225,2040.4%
Jun 56:49 AM9:31 PM-2:09 PM(68.0°)227,0480.8%
* All times are local time for Columbus. 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 Columbus This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, May 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:11 AMMon 6:48 PMMon 11:59 AMVery difficult
VenusMon 6:02 AMMon 8:42 PMMon 1:22 PMExtremely difficult
MarsMon 7:55 PMTue 5:26 AMTue 12:40 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 1:32 PMTue 2:27 AMMon 7:59 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnMon 8:55 PMTue 6:33 AMTue 1:44 AMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 3:54 AMMon 4:55 PMMon 10:24 AMDifficult
NeptuneTue 2:14 AMTue 1:25 PMTue 7:49 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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