Home > Sun & Moon > U.S.A. > Des Moines

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

Moon: 4.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Feb 10, 2016 at 1:53:00 AM


Sunrise Today: 7:17 AM 109° East
Sunset Today: 5:41 PM 252° West


Moonrise Today: 8:26 AM 96° East
Moonset Today: 8:28 PM 267° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 24 minutes (+2m 28s)

Location of Des MoinesLocation

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

1:53 AM

Altitude

-57.3°

Heading

40° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

10h 24m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 28s

Winter: +1h 14m

Summer: -4h 47m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Des Moines Today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

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 – 5:43 AM
Astro. Twilight5:43 AM – 6:15 AM
Nautical Twilight6:15 AM – 6:48 AM
Civil Twilight6:48 AM – 7:17 AM
Daylight7:17 AM – 5:41 PM
Civil Twilight5:41 PM – 6:10 PM
Nautical Twilight6:10 PM – 6:43 PM
Astro. Twilight6:43 PM – 7:15 PM
Night7:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Des Moines - Next 7 Days

2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
FebSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
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
Feb 147:12 AM5:46 PM10:34:32+2:3312:29 PM (35.4°)91.796
Feb 157:10 AM5:47 PM10:37:07+2:3412:29 PM (35.8°)91.814
Feb 167:09 AM5:49 PM10:39:42+2:3512:28 PM (36.1°)91.832
* All times are local time for Des Moines. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

See full month's Sun

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.

Sun Articles

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

1:53 AM

Altitude

-54.6°

Heading

359° N

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.0%

Moon in Des Moines - Next 7 days

2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
FebMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
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%
Feb 1410:57 AM--5:58 PM(61.7°)231,15046.5%
Feb 15-1:06 AM11:40 AM6:52 PM(64.3°)233,33458.1%
Feb 16-2:10 AM12:27 PM7:47 PM(65.9°)235,60669.0%
* All times are local time for Des Moines. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon articles