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Moon: 48.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2016 at 10:07:29 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:25 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:51 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:27 AM 82° East
Moonset Today: 1:42 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 25 minutes (-1m 47s)

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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

10:07 PM

Altitude

-13.2°

Heading

309° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 25m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 47s

Winter: +5h 5m

Summer: -35m 12s

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 – 4:34 AM
Astro. Twilight4:34 AM – 5:16 AM
Nautical Twilight5:16 AM – 5:55 AM
Civil Twilight5:55 AM – 6:25 AM
Daylight6:25 AM – 8:51 PM
Civil Twilight8:51 PM – 9:22 PM
Nautical Twilight9:22 PM – 10:00 PM
Astro. Twilight10:00 PM – 10:42 PM
Night10:42 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 266:25 AM8:51 PM14:25:29−1:471:38 PM (69.3°)94.403
Jul 276:26 AM8:50 PM14:23:40−1:491:38 PM (69.0°)94.394
Jul 286:27 AM8:49 PM14:21:48−1:511:38 PM (68.8°)94.384
Jul 296:28 AM8:48 PM14:19:55−1:531:38 PM (68.6°)94.374
Jul 306:29 AM8:47 PM14:17:59−1:551:38 PM (68.3°)94.363
Jul 316:30 AM8:46 PM14:16:02−1:571:38 PM (68.1°)94.352
Aug 16:31 AM8:45 PM14:14:03−1:591:38 PM (67.8°)94.341
* 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

10:07 PM

Altitude

-29.6°

Heading

45° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

48.6%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2612:27 AM1:42 PM-7:00 AM(56.6°)229,86755.9%
Jul 271:05 AM2:49 PM-7:53 AM(60.8°)229,69844.0%
Jul 281:46 AM3:57 PM-8:48 AM(64.2°)229,88332.4%
Jul 292:32 AM5:02 PM-9:44 AM(66.7°)230,45921.8%
Jul 303:22 AM6:03 PM-10:41 AM(68.0°)231,46812.8%
Jul 314:17 AM6:58 PM-11:39 AM(68.1°)232,9416.1%
Aug 15:17 AM7:48 PM-12:34 PM(67.0°)234,8751.8%
* 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, Tue, Jul 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:07 AMWed 9:52 PMWed 3:00 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 7:35 AMWed 9:37 PMWed 2:37 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 4:08 PMWed 1:32 AMTue 8:50 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 10:24 AMTue 10:59 PMTue 4:41 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:56 PMWed 2:36 AMTue 9:46 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 12:09 AMWed 1:14 PMWed 6:42 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 10:29 PMWed 9:38 AMWed 4:04 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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