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Moon: 0.0%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 30, 2016 at 7:49:11 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:28 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 7:15 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 6:59 AM 89° East
Moonset Today: 7:20 PM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 47 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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

7:49 PM

Altitude

-7.4°

Heading

272° W

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

11h 47m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 36s

Winter: +2h 27m

Summer: -3h 13m

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 – 5:58 AM
Astro. Twilight5:58 AM – 6:29 AM
Nautical Twilight6:29 AM – 7:01 AM
Civil Twilight7:01 AM – 7:28 AM
Daylight7:28 AM – 7:15 PM
Civil Twilight7:15 PM – 7:42 PM
Nautical Twilight7:42 PM – 8:13 PM
Astro. Twilight8:13 PM – 8:45 PM
Night8:45 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Oct 37:31 AM7:10 PM11:39:30−2:351:21 PM (45.7°)92.992
Oct 47:32 AM7:09 PM11:36:55−2:351:21 PM (45.3°)92.965
Oct 57:33 AM7:07 PM11:34:19−2:351:20 PM (45.0°)92.938
Oct 67:34 AM7:05 PM11:31:44−2:351:20 PM (44.6°)92.910
* 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

7:49 PM

Altitude

-6.4°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.0%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Oct 39:49 AM8:52 PM-3:23 PM(38.3°)252,2187.2%
Oct 410:44 AM9:27 PM-4:07 PM(35.4°)252,29513.0%
Oct 511:39 AM10:04 PM-4:53 PM(33.1°)251,72920.2%
Oct 612:32 PM10:46 PM-5:40 PM(31.5°)250,44828.6%
* 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, Fri, Sep 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:01 AMSat 6:39 PMSat 12:20 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 10:04 AMFri 8:30 PMFri 3:17 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 2:34 PMFri 11:30 PMFri 7:02 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 7:09 AMSat 7:07 PMSat 1:08 PMVery difficult to see
SaturnFri 12:44 PMFri 10:22 PMFri 5:33 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSat 7:42 PMSun 8:43 AMSun 2:13 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 6:05 PMSat 5:11 AMFri 11:38 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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