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Moon: 90.3%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 24, 2016 at 7:40:55 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:54 AM 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:29 PM 298° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:56 PM 114° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:19 AM 246° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (+1m 27s)

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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 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

7:40 PM

Altitude

7.7°

Heading

291° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 34m 34s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 27s

Winter: +5h 9m

Summer: -20m 21s

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 – 4:02 AM
Astro. Twilight4:02 AM – 4:45 AM
Nautical Twilight4:45 AM – 5:23 AM
Civil Twilight5:23 AM – 5:54 AM
Daylight5:54 AM – 8:29 PM
Civil Twilight8:29 PM – 9:00 PM
Nautical Twilight9:00 PM – 9:38 PM
Astro. Twilight9:38 PM – 10:22 PM
Night10:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Grand Junction - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 245:54 AM8:29 PM14:34:34+1:271:11 PM (71.9°)94.149
May 255:53 AM8:29 PM14:35:59+1:241:11 PM (72.1°)94.166
May 265:53 AM8:30 PM14:37:21+1:211:11 PM (72.2°)94.183
May 275:52 AM8:31 PM14:38:40+1:191:11 PM (72.4°)94.200
May 285:52 AM8:32 PM14:39:56+1:161:12 PM (72.6°)94.216
May 295:51 AM8:33 PM14:41:10+1:131:12 PM (72.7°)94.232
May 305:51 AM8:33 PM14:42:21+1:101:12 PM (72.9°)94.247
* All times are local time for Grand Junction. 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 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

7:40 PM

Altitude

-36.3°

Heading

85° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

90.3%

Moon in Grand Junction - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:19 AM10:56 PM3:13 AM(31.6°)246,17593.9%
May 25-9:12 AM11:42 PM4:03 AM(32.0°)244,01188.1%
May 26-10:09 AM-4:54 AM(33.4°)241,58980.5%
May 2712:25 AM11:09 AM-5:45 AM(35.8°)238,93671.3%
May 281:05 AM12:12 PM-6:36 AM(39.0°)236,11060.8%
May 291:43 AM1:17 PM-7:26 AM(42.9°)233,21149.6%
May 302:19 AM2:23 PM-8:17 AM(47.3°)230,39638.0%
* All times are local time for Grand Junction. 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 Grand Junction This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:08 AMWed 6:38 PMWed 11:53 AMVery difficult
VenusTue 5:46 AMTue 8:08 PMTue 12:57 PMSlightly difficult
MarsTue 8:07 PMWed 5:42 AMWed 12:55 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:37 PMWed 2:31 AMTue 8:04 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 9:00 PMWed 6:43 AMWed 1:51 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:56 AMWed 4:54 PMWed 10:25 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 2:18 AMWed 1:31 PMWed 7:55 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Grand Junction.

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