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Moon: 50.8%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 7, 2016 at 3:30:46 am


Sunrise Today: 7:20 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:52 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:53 pm 96° East


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 31 minutes (-51s)

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Today's Sun Position in Grand Junction

The Sun's altitude in Grand Junction 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

3:30 am

Altitude

-43.8°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 31m 6s

Change since

Yesterday: -51s

Winter: +5m 47s

Summer: -5h 23m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Grand Junction Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Grand Junction 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 – 5:45 am
Astro. Twilight5:45 am – 6:17 am
Nautical Twilight6:17 am – 6:51 am
Civil Twilight6:51 am – 7:20 am
Daylight7:20 am – 4:52 pm
Civil Twilight4:52 pm – 5:21 pm
Nautical Twilight5:21 pm – 5:55 pm
Astro. Twilight5:55 pm – 6:27 pm
Night6:27 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Grand Junction - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 77:20 am4:52 pm9:31:06−0:5112:06 pm (28.2°)91.567
Dec 87:21 am4:52 pm9:30:18−0:4812:06 pm (28.1°)91.554
Dec 97:22 am4:52 pm9:29:33−0:4412:07 pm (28.1°)91.542
Dec 107:23 am4:52 pm9:28:52−0:4112:07 pm (28.0°)91.531
Dec 117:24 am4:52 pm9:28:14−0:3712:08 pm (27.9°)91.520
Dec 127:24 am4:52 pm9:27:40−0:3412:08 pm (27.8°)91.509
Dec 137:25 am4:52 pm9:27:09−0:3012:09 pm (27.8°)91.499
* All times are local time for Grand Junction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1910:30 pm
June SolsticeJun 204:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 228:21 am
December SolsticeDec 213:44 am
* All times are local Grand Junction time.

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Today's Moon in Grand Junction

The Moon's path in Grand Junction 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

3:30 am

Altitude

-40.5°

Heading

300° NW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

50.8%

Moon in Grand Junction - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 712:53 pm--6:50 pm(46.9°)233,24757.7%
Dec 8-12:54 am1:28 pm7:41 pm(51.6°)229,89568.9%
Dec 9-2:01 am2:04 pm8:33 pm(56.4°)226,87679.4%
Dec 10-3:10 am2:43 pm9:28 pm(60.9°)224,49988.3%
Dec 11-4:21 am3:26 pm10:26 pm(64.8°)223,06095.1%
Dec 12-5:33 am4:14 pm11:26 pm(67.7°)222,78699.0%
Dec 13-6:44 am5:08 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
* All times are local time for Grand Junction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Grand Junction This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Dec 7, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 9:02 amWed 6:07 pmWed 1:35 pmAverage visiblity
VenusWed 10:33 amWed 8:04 pmWed 3:18 pmGreat visibility
MarsWed 11:32 amWed 9:53 pmWed 4:42 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 2:32 amWed 1:58 pmWed 8:15 amFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 7:30 amWed 5:04 pmWed 12:17 pmNot visible
UranusWed 1:56 pmThu 2:49 amWed 8:23 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 12:17 pmWed 11:23 pmWed 5:50 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Grand Junction.

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