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Moon: 71.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 24, 2016 at 7:22:36 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:16 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:15 PM 88° East
Moonset Today: 10:51 AM 269° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 28 minutes (-1m 42s)

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Today's Sun Position in Decatur

The Sun's altitude in Decatur 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

7:22 PM

Altitude

8.8°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 28m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 42s

Winter: +5h 7m

Summer: -31m 32s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Decatur Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Decatur 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 – 3:56 AM
Astro. Twilight3:56 AM – 4:39 AM
Nautical Twilight4:39 AM – 5:17 AM
Civil Twilight5:17 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 8:16 PM
Civil Twilight8:16 PM – 8:47 PM
Nautical Twilight8:47 PM – 9:25 PM
Astro. Twilight9:25 PM – 10:08 PM
Night10:08 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Decatur - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 245:48 AM8:16 PM14:28:23−1:421:02 PM (69.8°)94.420
Jul 255:49 AM8:15 PM14:26:38−1:441:02 PM (69.6°)94.412
Jul 265:50 AM8:14 PM14:24:51−1:461:02 PM (69.4°)94.403
Jul 275:51 AM8:14 PM14:23:02−1:481:02 PM (69.1°)94.394
Jul 285:51 AM8:13 PM14:21:11−1:501:02 PM (68.9°)94.384
Jul 295:52 AM8:12 PM14:19:18−1:521:02 PM (68.7°)94.374
Jul 305:53 AM8:11 PM14:17:23−1:541:02 PM (68.4°)94.363
* All times are local time for Decatur. 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 1911:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 205:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 AM
* All times are local Decatur time.

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Today's Moon in Decatur

The Moon's path in Decatur 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

7:22 PM

Altitude

-40.3°

Heading

44° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

71.7%

Moon in Decatur - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 24-10:51 AM11:15 PM4:42 AM(47.6°)231,22277.7%
Jul 25-11:59 AM11:52 PM5:33 AM(52.3°)230,36667.2%
Jul 26-1:06 PM-6:25 AM(56.8°)229,86155.7%
Jul 2712:30 AM2:14 PM-7:18 AM(61.0°)229,69843.8%
Jul 281:11 AM3:21 PM-8:13 AM(64.4°)229,88932.2%
Jul 291:56 AM4:26 PM-9:09 AM(66.8°)230,47221.6%
Jul 302:47 AM5:27 PM-10:06 AM(68.1°)231,48812.7%
* All times are local time for Decatur. 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 Decatur This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sun, Jul 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 7:16 AMSun 9:15 PMSun 2:17 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSun 6:52 AMSun 9:02 PMSun 1:57 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSun 3:36 PMMon 1:02 AMSun 8:19 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSun 9:54 AMSun 10:30 PMSun 4:12 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 4:27 PMMon 2:08 AMSun 9:18 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 11:41 PMMon 12:45 PMMon 6:13 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 10:00 PMMon 9:10 AMMon 3:35 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Decatur.

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