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Flag for U.S.A. Des Moines, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 34.6%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Jan 25, 2015 at 12:51:17 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:33 AM 115° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:21 PM 245° West


Moonrise Today: 10:35 AM 82° East
Moonset Today: 11:52 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 48 minutes (+2m)

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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

12:51 PM

Altitude

29.2°

Heading

187° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
9h 48m 20s

+2m longer

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 – 5:56 AM
Astro. Twilight5:56 AM – 6:29 AM
Nautical Twilight6:29 AM – 7:03 AM
Civil Twilight7:03 AM – 7:33 AM
Daylight7:33 AM – 5:21 PM
Civil Twilight5:21 PM – 5:51 PM
Nautical Twilight5:51 PM – 6:25 PM
Astro. Twilight6:25 PM – 6:58 PM
Night6:58 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Des Moines - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JanSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jan 257:33 AM5:21 PM9:48:20+2:0012:27 PM (29.5°)91.521
Jan 267:32 AM5:22 PM9:50:23+2:0312:27 PM (29.8°)91.531
Jan 277:31 AM5:24 PM9:52:28+2:0512:27 PM (30.0°)91.541
Jan 287:30 AM5:25 PM9:54:35+2:0712:27 PM (30.3°)91.551
Jan 297:29 AM5:26 PM9:56:45+2:0912:28 PM (30.6°)91.562
Jan 307:29 AM5:28 PM9:58:57+2:1112:28 PM (30.8°)91.574
Jan 317:28 AM5:29 PM10:01:10+2:1312:28 PM (31.1°)91.586
* All times are in local Des Moines time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 205:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2111:38 AM
September EquinoxSep 233:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2110:48 PM
* 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 2015 Moon Phases

12:51 PM

Altitude

24.2°

Heading

104° E

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

34.6%

Moon in Des Moines - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JanMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jan 2510:35 AM11:52 PM-5:09 PM(54.6°)230,95536.6%
Jan 2611:11 AM--6:01 PM(58.6°)234,11547.9%
Jan 27-12:59 AM11:49 AM6:53 PM(61.8°)237,27659.1%
Jan 28-2:02 AM12:30 PM7:44 PM(64.2°)240,26669.5%
Jan 29-3:02 AM1:15 PM8:35 PM(65.6°)242,98278.8%
Jan 30-3:58 AM2:03 PM9:26 PM(66.0°)245,37486.6%
Jan 31-4:49 AM2:54 PM10:16 PM(65.4°)247,42692.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Des Moines time.

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