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Moon: 4.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 6:20:53 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:37 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:28 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 4:08 AM 78° East
Moonset Today: 5:30 PM 279° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 51 minutes (-2m 51s)

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Today's Sun Position in Gloucester

The Sun's altitude in Gloucester 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

6:20 PM

Altitude

1.0°

Heading

266° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 51m 24s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 51s

Winter: +2h 48m

Summer: -3h 27m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Gloucester Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Gloucester 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 – 5:03 AM
Astro. Twilight5:03 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:09 AM
Civil Twilight6:09 AM – 6:37 AM
Daylight6:37 AM – 6:28 PM
Civil Twilight6:28 PM – 6:56 PM
Nautical Twilight6:56 PM – 7:29 PM
Astro. Twilight7:29 PM – 8:02 PM
Night8:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Gloucester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 286:37 AM6:28 PM11:51:24−2:5112:33 PM (45.0°)93.126
Sep 296:38 AM6:27 PM11:48:33−2:5112:33 PM (44.6°)93.100
Sep 306:39 AM6:25 PM11:45:41−2:5112:32 PM (44.3°)93.073
Oct 16:40 AM6:23 PM11:42:50−2:5112:32 PM (43.9°)93.047
Oct 26:41 AM6:21 PM11:39:58−2:5112:32 PM (43.5°)93.020
Oct 36:43 AM6:20 PM11:37:07−2:5112:31 PM (43.1°)92.993
Oct 46:44 AM6:18 PM11:34:16−2:5012:31 PM (42.7°)92.966
* All times are local time for Gloucester. 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 Gloucester time.

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Today's Moon in Gloucester

The Moon's path in Gloucester 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

6:20 PM

Altitude

-9.7°

Heading

288° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.1%

Moon in Gloucester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 284:08 AM5:30 PM-10:53 AM(54.8°)245,3425.5%
Sep 295:08 AM6:00 PM-11:38 AM(50.9°)247,3131.8%
Sep 306:08 AM6:29 PM-12:22 PM(46.8°)249,0410.1%
Oct 17:06 AM6:58 PM-1:05 PM(42.9°)250,4810.5%
Oct 28:04 AM7:27 PM-1:49 PM(39.1°)251,5652.9%
Oct 39:01 AM7:58 PM-2:32 PM(35.7°)252,2057.0%
Oct 49:58 AM8:31 PM-3:17 PM(32.8°)252,30212.8%
* All times are local time for Gloucester. 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 Gloucester This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:06 AMThu 5:53 PMThu 11:29 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:15 AMWed 7:38 PMWed 2:27 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:57 PMWed 10:33 PMWed 6:15 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 6:28 AMWed 6:28 PMWed 12:28 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 12:10 PMWed 9:32 PMWed 4:51 PMAverage visiblity
UranusWed 7:02 PMThu 8:09 AMThu 1:36 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:27 PMThu 4:27 AMWed 10:57 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Gloucester.

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