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Moon: 41.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 27, 2016 at 11:22:06 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:04 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:05 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:55 AM 75° East
Moonset Today: 3:03 PM 288° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 1 minute (-2m 22s)

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Today's Sun Position in Helena

The Sun's altitude in Helena 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

11:22 AM

Altitude

51.3°

Heading

124° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

15h 1m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 22s

Winter: +6h 27m

Summer: -48m 46s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Helena Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Helena 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 – 3:46 AM
Astro. Twilight3:46 AM – 4:42 AM
Nautical Twilight4:42 AM – 5:28 AM
Civil Twilight5:28 AM – 6:04 AM
Daylight6:04 AM – 9:05 PM
Civil Twilight9:05 PM – 9:41 PM
Nautical Twilight9:41 PM – 10:26 PM
Astro. Twilight10:26 PM – 11:22 PM
Night11:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Helena - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 276:04 AM9:05 PM15:01:29−2:221:35 PM (62.4°)94.393
Jul 286:05 AM9:04 PM14:59:04−2:241:35 PM (62.2°)94.383
Jul 296:06 AM9:02 PM14:56:37−2:271:35 PM (61.9°)94.373
Jul 306:07 AM9:01 PM14:54:07−2:291:35 PM (61.7°)94.363
Jul 316:08 AM9:00 PM14:51:35−2:321:34 PM (61.4°)94.351
Aug 16:09 AM8:59 PM14:49:01−2:341:34 PM (61.2°)94.340
Aug 26:11 AM8:57 PM14:46:24−2:361:34 PM (60.9°)94.328
* All times are local time for Helena. 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 Helena time.

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Today's Moon in Helena

The Moon's path in Helena 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

11:22 AM

Altitude

34.8°

Heading

247° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

41.4%

Moon in Helena - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 2712:55 AM3:03 PM-7:54 AM(54.4°)229,69943.0%
Jul 281:33 AM4:13 PM-8:49 AM(57.7°)229,91531.5%
Jul 292:16 AM5:20 PM-9:45 AM(60.1°)230,52321.0%
Jul 303:05 AM6:22 PM-10:42 AM(61.3°)231,56912.2%
Jul 314:00 AM7:17 PM-11:39 AM(61.3°)233,0815.6%
Aug 15:00 AM8:04 PM-12:35 PM(60.1°)235,0491.5%
Aug 26:05 AM8:45 PM-1:29 PM(57.9°)237,4130.1%
* All times are local time for Helena. 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 Helena This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Jul 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 7:50 AMWed 10:01 PMWed 2:57 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 7:16 AMWed 9:49 PMWed 2:33 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 4:24 PMThu 1:03 AMWed 8:44 PMGood visibility
JupiterWed 10:12 AMWed 10:55 PMWed 4:34 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnWed 5:07 PMThu 2:09 AMWed 9:38 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 11:57 PMWed 1:18 PMWed 6:37 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 10:27 PMThu 9:23 AMThu 3:55 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Helena.

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