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Moon: 65.6%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 10:07:50 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:50 AM 66° East
Sunset Today: 8:42 PM 294° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:00 Midnight 88° East
Moonset Today: 12:39 PM 274° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 52 minutes (-1m 18s)

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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 AM

Altitude

39.7°

Heading

91° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 52m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 18s

Winter: +3h 51m

Summer: -24m 45s

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 – 5:15 AM
Astro. Twilight5:15 AM – 5:50 AM
Nautical Twilight5:50 AM – 6:23 AM
Civil Twilight6:23 AM – 6:50 AM
Daylight6:50 AM – 8:42 PM
Civil Twilight8:42 PM – 9:10 PM
Nautical Twilight9:10 PM – 9:42 PM
Astro. Twilight9:42 PM – 10:17 PM
Night10:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Columbus - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 256:50 AM8:42 PM13:52:23−1:181:46 PM (77.0°)94.412
Jul 266:51 AM8:42 PM13:51:03−1:191:46 PM (76.8°)94.403
Jul 276:51 AM8:41 PM13:49:42−1:211:46 PM (76.5°)94.394
Jul 286:52 AM8:40 PM13:48:19−1:231:46 PM (76.3°)94.384
Jul 296:53 AM8:40 PM13:46:54−1:241:46 PM (76.1°)94.374
Jul 306:53 AM8:39 PM13:45:28−1:261:46 PM (75.8°)94.363
Jul 316:54 AM8:38 PM13:44:00−1:271:46 PM (75.6°)94.352
* 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 AM

Altitude

29.5°

Heading

253° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

65.6%

Moon in Columbus - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2512:00 AM12:39 PM-6:17 AM(59.7°)230,37467.3%
Jul 2612:40 AM1:43 PM-7:08 AM(64.3°)229,86555.8%
Jul 271:22 AM2:47 PM-8:02 AM(68.4°)229,69843.9%
Jul 282:06 AM3:51 PM-8:56 AM(71.8°)229,88532.3%
Jul 292:54 AM4:54 PM-9:53 AM(74.3°)230,46321.7%
Jul 303:46 AM5:54 PM-10:50 AM(75.6°)231,47512.8%
Jul 314:42 AM6:50 PM-11:47 AM(75.7°)232,9516.0%
* 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, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 8:19 AMMon 9:47 PMMon 3:03 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 7:54 AMMon 9:31 PMMon 2:43 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:59 PMTue 2:03 AMMon 9:01 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 10:39 AMMon 11:06 PMMon 4:53 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:50 PMTue 3:06 AMMon 9:58 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 12:33 AMMon 1:22 PMMon 6:57 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 10:34 PMTue 9:57 AMTue 4:15 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Columbus.

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