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Moon: 44.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 7:41:32 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:58 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:18 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:35 AM 77° East
Moonset Today: 2:17 PM 286° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 19 minutes (-1m 46s)

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Today's Sun Position in Dover

The Sun's altitude in Dover 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

7:41 AM

Altitude

18.2°

Heading

80° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 19m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 46s

Winter: +4h 54m

Summer: -35m 49s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Dover Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Dover 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 – 4:10 AM
Astro. Twilight4:10 AM – 4:51 AM
Nautical Twilight4:51 AM – 5:28 AM
Civil Twilight5:28 AM – 5:58 AM
Daylight5:58 AM – 8:18 PM
Civil Twilight8:18 PM – 8:48 PM
Nautical Twilight8:48 PM – 9:25 PM
Astro. Twilight9:25 PM – 10:06 PM
Night10:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Dover - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 275:58 AM8:18 PM14:19:41−1:461:09 PM (69.8°)94.394
Jul 285:59 AM8:17 PM14:17:53−1:481:09 PM (69.6°)94.384
Jul 296:00 AM8:16 PM14:16:03−1:491:09 PM (69.4°)94.374
Jul 306:01 AM8:15 PM14:14:11−1:511:08 PM (69.1°)94.364
Jul 316:02 AM8:14 PM14:12:17−1:531:08 PM (68.9°)94.353
Aug 16:03 AM8:13 PM14:10:22−1:551:08 PM (68.6°)94.341
Aug 26:04 AM8:12 PM14:08:25−1:571:08 PM (68.4°)94.329
* All times are local time for Dover. 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 Dover time.

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Today's Moon in Dover

The Moon's path in Dover 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

7:41 AM

Altitude

61.3°

Heading

190° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

44.1%

Moon in Dover - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:35 AM2:17 PM-7:22 AM(61.5°)229,69844.2%
Jul 281:17 AM3:24 PM-8:17 AM(65.0°)229,87532.6%
Jul 292:02 AM4:28 PM-9:13 AM(67.5°)230,44222.0%
Jul 302:53 AM5:30 PM-10:10 AM(68.8°)231,44213.0%
Jul 313:48 AM6:25 PM-11:07 AM(68.9°)232,9066.2%
Aug 14:47 AM7:15 PM-12:03 PM(67.8°)234,8301.8%
Aug 25:49 AM8:00 PM-12:57 PM(65.7°)237,1580.1%
* All times are local time for Dover. 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 Dover This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:38 AMWed 9:21 PMWed 2:30 PMAverage visiblity
VenusWed 7:07 AMWed 9:05 PMWed 2:07 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 3:34 PMThu 1:02 AMWed 8:18 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 9:51 AMWed 10:25 PMWed 4:08 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 4:20 PMThu 2:04 AMWed 9:12 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:40 PMWed 12:43 PMWed 6:12 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:58 PMWed 9:09 AMWed 3:34 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Dover.

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