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Moon: 9.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 27, 2016 at 3:12:04 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:25 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 7:20 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 3:59 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:48 PM 284° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (-2m 50s)

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

3:12 PM

Altitude

39.3°

Heading

216° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 54m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 50s

Winter: +2h 49m

Summer: -3h 22m

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 – 5:52 AM
Astro. Twilight5:52 AM – 6:25 AM
Nautical Twilight6:25 AM – 6:57 AM
Civil Twilight6:57 AM – 7:25 AM
Daylight7:25 AM – 7:20 PM
Civil Twilight7:20 PM – 7:48 PM
Nautical Twilight7:48 PM – 8:20 PM
Astro. Twilight8:20 PM – 8:53 PM
Night8:53 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Detroit - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 277:25 AM7:20 PM11:54:16−2:501:23 PM (45.7°)93.151
Sep 287:27 AM7:18 PM11:51:26−2:501:23 PM (45.3°)93.125
Sep 297:28 AM7:16 PM11:48:36−2:491:22 PM (44.9°)93.099
Sep 307:29 AM7:15 PM11:45:46−2:491:22 PM (44.5°)93.072
Oct 17:30 AM7:13 PM11:42:57−2:491:22 PM (44.1°)93.046
Oct 27:31 AM7:11 PM11:40:07−2:491:21 PM (43.7°)93.019
Oct 37:32 AM7:09 PM11:37:18−2:491:21 PM (43.4°)92.992
* 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

3:12 PM

Altitude

27.3°

Heading

258° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

9.8%

Moon in Detroit - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 273:59 AM5:48 PM-10:58 AM(58.5°)243,23310.9%
Sep 285:00 AM6:21 PM-11:44 AM(54.9°)245,4145.3%
Sep 296:00 AM6:51 PM-12:29 PM(51.0°)247,3761.7%
Sep 306:59 AM7:20 PM-1:13 PM(47.0°)249,0950.1%
Oct 17:58 AM7:48 PM-1:56 PM(43.0°)250,5250.6%
Oct 28:55 AM8:18 PM-2:40 PM(39.3°)251,5953.0%
Oct 39:52 AM8:49 PM-3:23 PM(35.9°)252,2187.2%
* 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, Tue, Sep 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:54 AMTue 6:43 PMTue 12:19 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 10:01 AMTue 8:29 PMTue 3:15 PMFairly good visibility
MarsTue 2:47 PMTue 11:24 PMTue 7:05 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterTue 7:20 AMTue 7:21 PMTue 1:21 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnTue 1:02 PMTue 10:26 PMTue 5:44 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:56 PMWed 9:02 AMWed 2:29 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 6:20 PMWed 5:20 AMTue 11:50 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Detroit.

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