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Flag for U.S.A. Des Moines, IA, U.S.A. — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 0.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Feb 7, 2016 at 6:02:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:20 AM 110° East
Sunset Today: 5:37 PM 250° West


Moonrise Today: 6:25 AM 111° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:57 PM 250° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 17 minutes (+2m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Des Moines

The Sun's altitude in Des Moines 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

6:02 PM

Altitude

-5.4°

Heading

254° W

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

10h 17m 1s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 24s

Winter: +1h 7m

Summer: -4h 54m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Des Moines Today

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Day, night and twilight times in Des Moines 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 – 5:46 AM
Astro. Twilight5:46 AM – 6:18 AM
Nautical Twilight6:18 AM – 6:51 AM
Civil Twilight6:51 AM – 7:20 AM
Daylight7:20 AM – 5:37 PM
Civil Twilight5:37 PM – 6:06 PM
Nautical Twilight6:06 PM – 6:39 PM
Astro. Twilight6:39 PM – 7:12 PM
Night7:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Des Moines - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Feb 77:20 AM5:37 PM10:17:01+2:2412:29 PM (33.1°)91.682
Feb 87:19 AM5:39 PM10:19:27+2:2612:29 PM (33.4°)91.697
Feb 97:18 AM5:40 PM10:21:55+2:2712:29 PM (33.8°)91.713
Feb 107:17 AM5:41 PM10:24:24+2:2812:29 PM (34.1°)91.729
Feb 117:15 AM5:42 PM10:26:54+2:3012:29 PM (34.4°)91.745
Feb 127:14 AM5:44 PM10:29:26+2:3112:29 PM (34.7°)91.762
Feb 137:13 AM5:45 PM10:31:58+2:3212:29 PM (35.1°)91.779
* All times are local time for Des Moines. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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 Des Moines time.

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Today's Moon in Des Moines

The Moon's path in Des Moines 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

6:02 PM

Altitude

-12.3°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

0.6%

Moon in Des Moines - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Feb 76:25 AM4:57 PM-11:38 AM(32.6°)231,1761.1%
Feb 87:08 AM6:05 PM-12:34 PM(35.8°)228,7270.1%
Feb 97:48 AM7:16 PM-1:28 PM(39.9°)227,1172.0%
Feb 108:26 AM8:28 PM-2:23 PM(44.5°)226,4316.8%
Feb 119:03 AM9:39 PM-3:16 PM(49.3°)226,63914.3%
Feb 129:39 AM10:49 PM-4:10 PM(54.0°)227,61823.9%
Feb 1310:17 AM11:59 PM-5:04 PM(58.2°)229,18634.8%
* All times are local time for Des Moines. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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