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Moon: 89.8%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 24, 2016 at 8:30:38 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:34 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 7:55 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:24 PM 113° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:00 AM 247° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 20 minutes (+1m 18s)

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Today's Sun Position in Furnace Creek (Death Valley)

The Sun's altitude in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) 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

8:30 PM

Altitude

-7.0°

Heading

303° NW

Phase

Nautical Twilight

Day length

14h 20m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 18s

Winter: +4h 40m

Summer: -18m 18s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) 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 – 3:49 AM
Astro. Twilight3:49 AM – 4:29 AM
Nautical Twilight4:29 AM – 5:05 AM
Civil Twilight5:05 AM – 5:34 AM
Daylight5:34 AM – 7:55 PM
Civil Twilight7:55 PM – 8:24 PM
Nautical Twilight8:24 PM – 9:01 PM
Astro. Twilight9:01 PM – 9:41 PM
Night9:41 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 245:34 AM7:55 PM14:20:46+1:1812:44 PM (74.5°)94.149
May 255:34 AM7:56 PM14:22:02+1:1612:44 PM (74.7°)94.167
May 265:33 AM7:56 PM14:23:16+1:1312:45 PM (74.8°)94.183
May 275:33 AM7:57 PM14:24:27+1:1112:45 PM (75.0°)94.200
May 285:32 AM7:58 PM14:25:36+1:0812:45 PM (75.2°)94.216
May 295:32 AM7:58 PM14:26:42+1:0612:45 PM (75.3°)94.232
May 305:31 AM7:59 PM14:27:46+1:0312:45 PM (75.5°)94.248
* All times are local time for Furnace Creek (Death Valley). 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 199:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 203:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 227:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 212:44 AM
* All times are local Furnace Creek (Death Valley) time.

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Today's Moon in Furnace Creek (Death Valley)

The Moon's path in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) 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

8:30 PM

Altitude

-21.9°

Heading

98° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

89.8%

Moon in Furnace Creek (Death Valley) - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:00 AM10:24 PM2:47 AM(34.3°)246,12893.8%
May 25-8:52 AM11:11 PM3:37 AM(34.7°)243,95887.9%
May 26-9:49 AM11:54 PM4:28 AM(36.1°)241,53080.3%
May 27-10:48 AM-5:19 AM(38.5°)238,87271.0%
May 2812:35 AM11:50 AM-6:10 AM(41.7°)236,04360.6%
May 291:14 AM12:53 PM-7:01 AM(45.6°)233,14549.3%
May 301:52 AM1:59 PM-7:52 AM(50.0°)230,33337.7%
* All times are local time for Furnace Creek (Death Valley). 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 Furnace Creek (Death Valley) This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:45 AMWed 6:07 PMWed 11:26 AMVery difficult
VenusWed 5:25 AMWed 7:37 PMWed 12:31 PMSlightly difficult
MarsTue 7:34 PMWed 5:22 AMWed 12:28 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:12 PMWed 2:01 AMTue 7:37 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:23 PMThu 6:18 AMThu 1:20 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:32 AMWed 4:25 PMWed 9:58 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 1:49 AMWed 1:06 PMWed 7:28 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Furnace Creek (Death Valley).

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