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Moon: 20.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 26, 2016 at 3:09:51 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:24 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 7:22 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 3:02 AM 70° East
Moonset Today: 5:09 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 57 minutes (-2m 36s)

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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

3:09 AM

Altitude

-44.5°

Heading

39° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 57m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 36s

Winter: +2h 37m

Summer: -3h 2m

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 – 5:53 AM
Astro. Twilight5:53 AM – 6:25 AM
Nautical Twilight6:25 AM – 6:57 AM
Civil Twilight6:57 AM – 7:24 AM
Daylight7:24 AM – 7:22 PM
Civil Twilight7:22 PM – 7:49 PM
Nautical Twilight7:49 PM – 8:20 PM
Astro. Twilight8:20 PM – 8:52 PM
Night8:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 267:24 AM7:22 PM11:57:43−2:361:23 PM (48.4°)93.177
Sep 277:25 AM7:20 PM11:55:07−2:361:23 PM (48.1°)93.151
Sep 287:26 AM7:18 PM11:52:31−2:361:22 PM (47.7°)93.125
Sep 297:27 AM7:17 PM11:49:54−2:361:22 PM (47.3°)93.099
Sep 307:28 AM7:15 PM11:47:18−2:361:22 PM (46.9°)93.072
Oct 17:29 AM7:13 PM11:44:42−2:361:21 PM (46.5°)93.046
Oct 27:30 AM7:12 PM11:42:06−2:351:21 PM (46.1°)93.019
* 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

3:09 AM

Altitude

0.9°

Heading

71° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.9%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 263:02 AM5:09 PM-10:08 AM(64.0°)240,85018.4%
Sep 274:03 AM5:45 PM-10:57 AM(60.9°)243,23310.9%
Sep 285:03 AM6:18 PM-11:44 AM(57.3°)245,4135.3%
Sep 296:01 AM6:50 PM-12:29 PM(53.4°)247,3761.7%
Sep 306:59 AM7:20 PM-1:13 PM(49.4°)249,0950.1%
Oct 17:57 AM7:50 PM-1:56 PM(45.4°)250,5240.6%
Oct 28:53 AM8:20 PM-2:39 PM(41.7°)251,5953.0%
* 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, Sep 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:57 AMMon 6:42 PMMon 12:20 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 9:55 AMMon 8:33 PMMon 3:14 PMFairly good visibility
MarsMon 2:39 PMMon 11:34 PMMon 7:06 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterMon 7:23 AMMon 7:24 PMMon 1:24 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnMon 12:59 PMMon 10:36 PMMon 5:48 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSun 8:07 PMMon 9:08 AMMon 2:37 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 6:21 PMTue 5:27 AMMon 11:54 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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