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Moon: 5.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 5:29:12 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:23 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:36 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:13 AM 87° East
Moonset Today: 6:06 PM 276° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 12 minutes (+2m 23s)

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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

5:29 PM

Altitude

32.9°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 12m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 23s

Winter: +5h 7m

Summer: -1h 4m

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 – 4:32 AM
Astro. Twilight4:32 AM – 5:14 AM
Nautical Twilight5:14 AM – 5:52 AM
Civil Twilight5:52 AM – 6:23 AM
Daylight6:23 AM – 8:36 PM
Civil Twilight8:36 PM – 9:07 PM
Nautical Twilight9:07 PM – 9:45 PM
Astro. Twilight9:45 PM – 10:27 PM
Night10:27 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 46:23 AM8:36 PM14:12:45+2:231:29 PM (63.9°)93.752
May 56:22 AM8:37 PM14:15:06+2:211:29 PM (64.2°)93.775
May 66:20 AM8:38 PM14:17:26+2:201:29 PM (64.5°)93.797
May 76:19 AM8:39 PM14:19:45+2:181:29 PM (64.7°)93.820
May 86:18 AM8:40 PM14:22:01+2:161:29 PM (65.0°)93.841
May 96:17 AM8:41 PM14:24:16+2:141:29 PM (65.3°)93.863
May 106:16 AM8:42 PM14:26:29+2:121:29 PM (65.5°)93.884
* 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

5:29 PM

Altitude

5.8°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

5.6%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 45:13 AM6:06 PM-11:35 AM(50.6°)223,6827.1%
May 55:51 AM7:21 PM-12:31 PM(55.4°)222,4842.0%
May 66:31 AM8:35 PM-1:29 PM(59.6°)222,5250.1%
May 77:16 AM9:47 PM-2:28 PM(62.9°)223,8371.6%
May 88:06 AM10:54 PM-3:28 PM(65.0°)226,2876.1%
May 99:01 AM11:55 PM-4:28 PM(65.7°)229,60913.2%
May 109:59 AM--5:25 PM(65.2°)233,45722.1%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 6:40 AMWed 9:14 PMWed 1:57 PM
VenusWed 6:07 AMWed 7:46 PMWed 12:56 PM
MarsWed 10:21 PMThu 7:35 AMThu 2:58 AM
JupiterWed 3:08 PMThu 4:10 AMWed 9:39 PM
SaturnWed 10:52 PMThu 8:16 AMThu 3:34 AM
UranusWed 5:31 AMWed 6:33 PMWed 12:02 PM
NeptuneThu 3:57 AMThu 3:03 PMThu 9:30 AM
PlutoThu 1:11 AMThu 10:34 AMThu 5:52 AM
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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