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Moon: 55.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 12:21:40 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:59 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 7:29 PM 285° West


Moonrise Today: 11:34 PM 69° East
Moonset Today: 1:03 PM 290° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 29 minutes (-2m 41s)

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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 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

12:21 PM

Altitude

57.8°

Heading

169° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 29m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 41s

Winter: +4h 27m

Summer: -1h 48m

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 – 4:16 AM
Astro. Twilight4:16 AM – 4:54 AM
Nautical Twilight4:54 AM – 5:30 AM
Civil Twilight5:30 AM – 5:59 AM
Daylight5:59 AM – 7:29 PM
Civil Twilight7:29 PM – 7:59 PM
Nautical Twilight7:59 PM – 8:34 PM
Astro. Twilight8:34 PM – 9:12 PM
Night9:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Gloucester - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 245:59 AM7:29 PM13:29:56−2:4112:45 PM (58.2°)93.964
Aug 256:01 AM7:28 PM13:27:14−2:4112:45 PM (57.8°)93.944
Aug 266:02 AM7:26 PM13:24:32−2:4212:44 PM (57.5°)93.924
Aug 276:03 AM7:25 PM13:21:48−2:4312:44 PM (57.1°)93.904
Aug 286:04 AM7:23 PM13:19:04−2:4312:44 PM (56.8°)93.883
Aug 296:05 AM7:21 PM13:16:20−2:4412:43 PM (56.4°)93.862
Aug 306:06 AM7:19 PM13:13:35−2:4512:43 PM (56.1°)93.841
* 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

12:21 PM

Altitude

6.2°

Heading

283° W

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

55.5%

Moon in Gloucester - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-1:03 PM11:34 PM5:53 AM(60.4°)229,50258.6%
Aug 25-2:09 PM-6:49 AM(63.2°)230,81546.7%
Aug 2612:21 AM3:11 PM-7:45 AM(64.9°)232,39435.2%
Aug 271:14 AM4:08 PM-8:41 AM(65.4°)234,17024.6%
Aug 282:11 AM4:59 PM-9:36 AM(64.8°)236,10315.5%
Aug 293:11 AM5:43 PM-10:30 AM(63.1°)238,1718.3%
Aug 304:13 AM6:22 PM-11:21 AM(60.5°)240,3493.2%
* 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, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:20 AMWed 8:09 PMWed 2:15 PMVery difficult to see
VenusWed 7:49 AMWed 8:23 PMWed 2:07 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 2:37 PMWed 11:23 PMWed 7:00 PMGood visibility
JupiterWed 8:08 AMWed 8:29 PMWed 2:19 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 2:19 PMWed 11:45 PMWed 7:02 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 9:22 PMThu 10:32 AMThu 3:57 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 7:46 PMThu 6:49 AMThu 1:18 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Gloucester.

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