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Moon: 25.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 27, 2016 at 6:11:51 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:53 AM 76° East
Sunset Today: 8:14 PM 284° West


Moonrise Today: 2:06 AM 65° Northeast
Moonset Today: 4:59 PM 295° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 20 minutes (-2m 41s)

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Today's Sun Position in Detroit

The Sun's altitude in Detroit 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

6:11 AM

Altitude

-8.0°

Heading

69° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 20m 57s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 41s

Winter: +4h 16m

Summer: -1h 55m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Detroit Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Detroit 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 – 5:11 AM
Astro. Twilight5:11 AM – 5:48 AM
Nautical Twilight5:48 AM – 6:23 AM
Civil Twilight6:23 AM – 6:53 AM
Daylight6:53 AM – 8:14 PM
Civil Twilight8:14 PM – 8:43 PM
Nautical Twilight8:43 PM – 9:18 PM
Astro. Twilight9:18 PM – 9:55 PM
Night9:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 276:53 AM8:14 PM13:20:57−2:411:33 PM (57.4°)93.903
Aug 286:54 AM8:12 PM13:18:15−2:421:33 PM (57.1°)93.883
Aug 296:55 AM8:10 PM13:15:32−2:421:33 PM (56.7°)93.862
Aug 306:56 AM8:09 PM13:12:48−2:431:33 PM (56.3°)93.840
Aug 316:57 AM8:07 PM13:10:04−2:441:32 PM (56.0°)93.818
Sep 16:58 AM8:05 PM13:07:19−2:441:32 PM (55.6°)93.796
Sep 26:59 AM8:04 PM13:04:34−2:451:32 PM (55.2°)93.774
* All times are local time for Detroit. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* All times are local Detroit time.

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Today's Moon in Detroit

The Moon's path in Detroit 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

6:11 AM

Altitude

42.1°

Heading

105° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

25.6%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 272:06 AM4:59 PM-9:32 AM(65.7°)234,23424.2%
Aug 283:03 AM5:49 PM-10:28 AM(65.0°)236,17215.2%
Aug 294:03 AM6:33 PM-11:21 AM(63.3°)238,2448.1%
Aug 305:05 AM7:12 PM-12:12 PM(60.6°)240,4263.1%
Aug 316:07 AM7:47 PM-1:01 PM(57.3°)242,6740.5%
Sep 17:09 AM8:19 PM-1:48 PM(53.6°)244,9160.1%
Sep 28:09 AM8:49 PM-2:33 PM(49.6°)247,0482.0%
* All times are local time for Detroit. 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 Detroit This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Aug 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 9:04 AMSat 8:47 PMSat 2:56 PMVery difficult to see
VenusSat 8:46 AMSat 9:09 PMSat 2:58 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:22 PMSun 12:08 AMSat 7:45 PMGood visibility
JupiterSat 8:49 AMSat 9:08 PMSat 2:58 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnSat 2:56 PMSun 12:23 AMSat 7:40 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 10:04 PMSat 11:13 AMSat 4:39 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 8:28 PMSat 7:31 AMSat 1:59 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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