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Moon: 17.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jun 30, 2016 at 3:26:41 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:07 AM 58° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:05 PM 302° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:04 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 5:00 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 57 minutes (-34s)

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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

3:26 PM

Altitude

61.2°

Heading

243° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 57m 49s

Change since

Yesterday: -34s

Winter: +5h 37m

Summer: -2m 52s

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 – 4:05 AM
Astro. Twilight4:05 AM – 4:53 AM
Nautical Twilight4:53 AM – 5:34 AM
Civil Twilight5:34 AM – 6:07 AM
Daylight6:07 AM – 9:05 PM
Civil Twilight9:05 PM – 9:37 PM
Nautical Twilight9:37 PM – 10:19 PM
Astro. Twilight10:19 PM – 11:07 PM
Night11:07 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 306:07 AM9:05 PM14:57:49−0:341:36 PM (73.1°)94.508
Jul 16:07 AM9:04 PM14:57:14−0:351:36 PM (73.1°)94.510
Jul 26:08 AM9:04 PM14:56:34−0:391:36 PM (73.0°)94.512
Jul 36:08 AM9:04 PM14:55:50−0:431:36 PM (72.9°)94.513
Jul 46:09 AM9:04 PM14:55:04−0:461:37 PM (72.8°)94.513
Jul 56:09 AM9:04 PM14:54:13−0:501:37 PM (72.7°)94.513
Jul 66:10 AM9:03 PM14:53:20−0:531:37 PM (72.6°)94.512
* 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

3:26 PM

Altitude

15.9°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.6%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 303:04 AM5:00 PM-9:58 AM(62.2°)227,57019.7%
Jul 13:48 AM6:08 PM-10:55 AM(65.3°)227,45210.9%
Jul 24:37 AM7:14 PM-11:53 AM(67.4°)228,0944.6%
Jul 35:31 AM8:14 PM-12:52 PM(68.3°)229,5400.9%
Jul 46:30 AM9:08 PM-1:50 PM(67.8°)231,7400.2%
Jul 57:31 AM9:56 PM-2:46 PM(66.1°)234,5502.3%
Jul 68:34 AM10:37 PM-3:39 PM(63.5°)237,7476.8%
* 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, Thu, Jun 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:30 AMThu 8:35 PMThu 1:02 PMDifficult to see
VenusThu 6:36 AMThu 9:33 PMThu 2:04 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsThu 5:26 PMFri 3:01 AMThu 10:14 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 11:46 AMFri 12:32 AMThu 6:09 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 6:43 PMFri 4:23 AMThu 11:33 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 1:51 AMFri 2:54 PMFri 8:23 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneFri 12:12 AMFri 11:23 AMFri 5:47 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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