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Moon: 86.5%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2016 at 3:22:59 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:59 AM 59° Northeast
Sunset Today: 9:10 PM 301° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:17 PM 94° East
Moonset Today: 10:16 AM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 15 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 11s)

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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

3:22 AM

Altitude

-19.1°

Heading

27° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

15h 10m 43s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 11s

Winter: +6h 36m

Summer: -39m 32s

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 – 3:37 AM
Astro. Twilight3:37 AM – 4:35 AM
Nautical Twilight4:35 AM – 5:23 AM
Civil Twilight5:23 AM – 5:59 AM
Daylight5:59 AM – 9:10 PM
Civil Twilight9:10 PM – 9:46 PM
Nautical Twilight9:46 PM – 10:33 PM
Astro. Twilight10:33 PM – 11:31 PM
Night11:31 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Helena - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 235:59 AM9:10 PM15:10:43−2:111:35 PM (63.3°)94.427
Jul 246:00 AM9:09 PM15:08:29−2:141:35 PM (63.1°)94.419
Jul 256:01 AM9:07 PM15:06:12−2:171:35 PM (62.8°)94.411
Jul 266:02 AM9:06 PM15:03:52−2:191:35 PM (62.6°)94.402
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
* 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

3:22 AM

Altitude

34.6°

Heading

161° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.5%

Moon in Helena - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-10:16 AM11:17 PM4:26 AM(36.6°)232,36186.1%
Jul 24-11:27 AM11:48 PM5:17 AM(41.1°)231,15777.1%
Jul 25-12:39 PM-6:09 AM(45.8°)230,32466.5%
Jul 2612:21 AM1:51 PM-7:01 AM(50.3°)229,84054.9%
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%
* 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, Sat, Jul 23, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 7:27 AMSat 10:04 PMSat 2:46 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 7:04 AMSat 9:52 PMSat 2:29 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 4:33 PMSun 1:15 AMSat 8:54 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 10:24 AMSat 11:10 PMSat 4:47 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 5:23 PMSun 2:25 AMSat 9:54 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 12:13 AMSat 1:34 PMSat 6:53 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 10:47 PMSat 9:44 AMSat 4:15 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Helena.

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