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Moon: 56.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 27, 2016 at 1:59:07 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:01 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:36 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:55 AM 92° East
Moonset Today: 1:16 PM 271° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 35 minutes (-19s)

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Today's Sun Position in Durham

The Sun's altitude in Durham 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

1:59 AM

Altitude

-29.9°

Heading

11° N

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 35m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: -19s

Winter: +4h 52m

Summer: -1m 10s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Durham Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Durham 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 – 4:12 AM
Astro. Twilight4:12 AM – 4:53 AM
Nautical Twilight4:53 AM – 5:31 AM
Civil Twilight5:31 AM – 6:01 AM
Daylight6:01 AM – 8:36 PM
Civil Twilight8:36 PM – 9:07 PM
Nautical Twilight9:07 PM – 9:44 PM
Astro. Twilight9:44 PM – 10:26 PM
Night10:26 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Durham - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 276:01 AM8:36 PM14:35:14−0:191:19 PM (77.3°)94.499
Jun 286:02 AM8:36 PM14:34:52−0:221:19 PM (77.2°)94.503
Jun 296:02 AM8:36 PM14:34:26−0:251:19 PM (77.2°)94.506
Jun 306:02 AM8:36 PM14:33:57−0:291:19 PM (77.1°)94.508
Jul 16:03 AM8:36 PM14:33:27−0:301:20 PM (77.0°)94.510
Jul 26:03 AM8:36 PM14:32:53−0:341:20 PM (77.0°)94.512
Jul 36:04 AM8:36 PM14:32:16−0:361:20 PM (76.9°)94.513
* All times are local time for Durham. 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 Durham time.

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Today's Moon in Durham

The Moon's path in Durham 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

1:59 AM

Altitude

11.8°

Heading

101° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

56.0%

Moon in Durham - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 2712:55 AM1:16 PM-7:02 AM(53.0°)231,24453.6%
Jun 281:33 AM2:22 PM-7:54 AM(57.6°)229,61841.8%
Jun 292:11 AM3:29 PM-8:46 AM(62.1°)228,34730.3%
Jun 302:53 AM4:36 PM-9:41 AM(66.1°)227,57519.8%
Jul 13:38 AM5:43 PM-10:38 AM(69.3°)227,44911.0%
Jul 24:28 AM6:48 PM-11:36 AM(71.5°)228,0824.6%
Jul 35:23 AM7:48 PM-12:35 PM(72.3°)229,5191.0%
* All times are local time for Durham. 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 Durham This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jun 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryMon 5:13 AMMon 7:48 PMMon 12:30 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusMon 6:26 AMMon 9:02 PMMon 1:44 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 5:12 PMTue 3:07 AMMon 10:09 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterMon 11:42 AMTue 12:23 AMMon 6:03 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 6:30 PMTue 4:29 AMMon 11:29 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 1:54 AMMon 2:49 PMMon 8:22 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneMon 12:08 AMMon 11:26 AMMon 5:47 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Durham.

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