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Flag for USA Grand Island, NE, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 65.2%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 8, 2016 at 12:26:14 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:46 am 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:05 pm 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:46 pm 90° East
Moonset Today: 1:11 am 267° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 19 minutes (-52s)

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Today's Sun Position in Grand Island

The Sun's altitude in Grand Island 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

12:26 pm

Altitude

26.3°

Heading

180° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

9h 19m 18s

Change since

Yesterday: -52s

Winter: +5m 23s

Summer: -5h 47m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grand Island Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Grand Island 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 – 6:07 am
Astro. Twilight6:07 am – 6:41 am
Nautical Twilight6:41 am – 7:15 am
Civil Twilight7:15 am – 7:46 am
Daylight7:46 am – 5:05 pm
Civil Twilight5:05 pm – 5:36 pm
Nautical Twilight5:36 pm – 6:10 pm
Astro. Twilight6:10 pm – 6:44 pm
Night6:44 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grand Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 87:46 am5:05 pm9:19:18−0:5212:26 pm (26.3°)91.555
Dec 97:47 am5:05 pm9:18:29−0:4812:26 pm (26.2°)91.543
Dec 107:48 am5:05 pm9:17:45−0:4412:27 pm (26.1°)91.531
Dec 117:48 am5:05 pm9:17:04−0:4012:27 pm (26.0°)91.520
Dec 127:49 am5:06 pm9:16:27−0:3612:27 pm (26.0°)91.509
Dec 137:50 am5:06 pm9:15:54−0:3312:28 pm (25.9°)91.500
Dec 147:51 am5:06 pm9:15:25−0:2912:28 pm (25.8°)91.490
* All times are local time for Grand Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1911:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 205:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 229:21 am
December SolsticeDec 214:44 am
* All times are local Grand Island time.

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Today's Moon in Grand Island

The Moon's path in Grand Island 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

12:26 pm

Altitude

-15.5°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

65.2%

Moon in Grand Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 8-1:11 am1:46 pm7:58 pm(49.6°)229,98768.6%
Dec 9-2:19 am2:21 pm8:51 pm(54.4°)226,95479.1%
Dec 10-3:29 am2:59 pm9:46 pm(58.9°)224,55488.1%
Dec 11-4:41 am3:41 pm10:43 pm(62.9°)223,08694.9%
Dec 12-5:54 am4:28 pm11:44 pm(65.8°)222,77798.9%
Dec 13-7:05 am5:21 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-8:12 am6:21 pm12:46 am(67.4°)223,72599.7%
* All times are local time for Grand Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grand Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, Dec 8, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 9:29 amThu 6:22 pmThu 1:55 pmAverage visiblity
VenusThu 10:57 amThu 8:20 pmThu 3:38 pmGreat visibility
MarsThu 11:53 amThu 10:09 pmThu 5:01 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterThu 2:49 amThu 2:12 pmThu 8:31 amFairly good visibility
SaturnThu 7:51 amThu 5:15 pmThu 12:33 pmNot visible
UranusThu 2:10 pmFri 3:06 amThu 8:38 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneThu 12:35 pmThu 11:37 pmThu 6:06 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grand Island.

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