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Moon: 39.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 4:09:53 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:51 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:14 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:30 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 2:14 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 23 minutes (-1m 48s)

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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

4:09 PM

Altitude

44.8°

Heading

257° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 23m 2s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 48s

Winter: +5h 2m

Summer: -36m 53s

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 – 4:00 AM
Astro. Twilight4:00 AM – 4:42 AM
Nautical Twilight4:42 AM – 5:20 AM
Civil Twilight5:20 AM – 5:51 AM
Daylight5:51 AM – 8:14 PM
Civil Twilight8:14 PM – 8:44 PM
Nautical Twilight8:44 PM – 9:22 PM
Astro. Twilight9:22 PM – 10:04 PM
Night10:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Decatur - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Jul 315:54 AM8:10 PM14:15:27−1:561:02 PM (68.2°)94.352
Aug 15:55 AM8:09 PM14:13:28−1:581:02 PM (67.9°)94.341
Aug 25:56 AM8:07 PM14:11:28−2:001:02 PM (67.7°)94.328
* 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

4:09 PM

Altitude

-19.8°

Heading

306° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

39.6%

Moon in Decatur - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Jul 313:42 AM6:23 PM-11:03 AM(68.2°)232,9706.0%
Aug 14:42 AM7:12 PM-11:59 AM(67.1°)234,9101.7%
Aug 25:44 AM7:56 PM-12:53 PM(64.9°)237,2510.1%
* 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, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:31 AMWed 9:16 PMWed 2:24 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 6:59 AMWed 9:01 PMWed 2:00 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 3:29 PMThu 12:53 AMWed 8:11 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:45 AMWed 10:19 PMWed 4:02 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:15 PMThu 1:56 AMWed 9:06 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 11:29 PMThu 12:33 PMThu 6:01 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 9:48 PMThu 8:58 AMThu 3:23 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Decatur.

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