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

Moon: 99.8%

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Current Time: Aug 29, 2015 at 6:00:18 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 76° East
Sunset Today: 8:12 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 8:06 PM 99° East
Moonset Today: 6:39 AM 258° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 17 minutes (-2m 42s)

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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

6:00 AM

Altitude

-10.2°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

13h 17m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 42s

Winter: +4h 12m

Summer: -1h 59m

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 – 5:13 AM
Astro. Twilight5:13 AM – 5:50 AM
Nautical Twilight5:50 AM – 6:25 AM
Civil Twilight6:25 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 8:12 PM
Civil Twilight8:12 PM – 8:41 PM
Nautical Twilight8:41 PM – 9:15 PM
Astro. Twilight9:15 PM – 9:52 PM
Night9:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Aug 296:54 AM8:12 PM13:17:34−2:421:33 PM (57.0°)93.873
Aug 306:55 AM8:10 PM13:14:51−2:431:33 PM (56.6°)93.852
Aug 316:56 AM8:08 PM13:12:07−2:431:33 PM (56.2°)93.830
Sep 16:57 AM8:07 PM13:09:23−2:441:32 PM (55.9°)93.809
Sep 26:58 AM8:05 PM13:06:39−2:441:32 PM (55.5°)93.787
Sep 36:59 AM8:03 PM13:03:54−2:451:32 PM (55.2°)93.765
Sep 47:00 AM8:01 PM13:01:08−2:451:31 PM (54.8°)93.743
* 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 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:39 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:49 PM
* 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 2015 Moon Phases

6:00 AM

Altitude

5.9°

Heading

252° W

Phase

Near Full Moon (Waxing Gibbous)

Percent illuminated

99.8%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Aug 29-6:39 AM8:06 PM12:59 AM(37.3°)223,81899.5%
Aug 30-7:54 AM8:44 PM1:55 AM(41.8°)222,72199.6%
Aug 31-9:08 AM9:21 PM2:51 AM(46.7°)222,87096.6%
Sep 1-10:22 AM9:59 PM3:47 AM(51.6°)224,20390.5%
Sep 2-11:34 AM10:38 PM4:42 AM(56.1°)226,52282.0%
Sep 3-12:43 PM11:21 PM5:37 AM(60.0°)229,54371.9%
Sep 4-1:48 PM-6:32 AM(62.8°)232,95360.8%
* 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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