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Moon: 4.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 4, 2016 at 8:55:57 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:08 AM 65° East
Sunset Today: 8:42 PM 295° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:10 AM 86° East
Moonset Today: 6:11 PM 277° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 34 minutes (+2m 48s)

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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

8:55 PM

Altitude

-1.7°

Heading

298° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

14h 34m 14s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 48s

Winter: +6h

Summer: -1h 16m

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 – 4:02 AM
Astro. Twilight4:02 AM – 4:51 AM
Nautical Twilight4:51 AM – 5:34 AM
Civil Twilight5:34 AM – 6:08 AM
Daylight6:08 AM – 8:42 PM
Civil Twilight8:42 PM – 9:17 PM
Nautical Twilight9:17 PM – 10:00 PM
Astro. Twilight10:00 PM – 10:50 PM
Night10:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Helena - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 46:08 AM8:42 PM14:34:14+2:481:25 PM (59.7°)93.754
May 56:07 AM8:44 PM14:37:01+2:461:25 PM (60.0°)93.777
May 66:05 AM8:45 PM14:39:45+2:441:25 PM (60.2°)93.799
May 76:04 AM8:46 PM14:42:28+2:431:25 PM (60.5°)93.821
May 86:02 AM8:48 PM14:45:09+2:411:25 PM (60.8°)93.843
May 96:01 AM8:49 PM14:47:48+2:381:25 PM (61.0°)93.864
May 106:00 AM8:50 PM14:50:25+2:361:25 PM (61.3°)93.885
* 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

8:55 PM

Altitude

-25.1°

Heading

310° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

4.4%

Moon in Helena - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 45:10 AM6:11 PM-11:35 AM(46.7°)223,5436.5%
May 55:45 AM7:29 PM-12:32 PM(51.4°)222,4401.8%
May 66:24 AM8:46 PM-1:30 PM(55.6°)222,5850.1%
May 77:06 AM10:00 PM-2:29 PM(58.8°)223,9951.8%
May 87:55 AM11:07 PM-3:29 PM(60.8°)226,5276.6%
May 98:49 AM--4:28 PM(61.4°)229,90513.8%
May 10-12:07 AM9:48 AM5:25 PM(60.8°)233,77822.8%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryWed 6:23 AMWed 9:22 PMWed 1:53 PM
VenusThu 5:54 AMThu 7:52 PMThu 12:52 PM
MarsWed 10:30 PMThu 7:17 AMThu 2:54 AM
JupiterWed 2:59 PMThu 4:11 AMWed 9:35 PM
SaturnWed 11:01 PMThu 7:58 AMThu 3:30 AM
UranusThu 5:17 AMThu 6:30 PMThu 11:54 AM
NeptuneThu 3:57 AMThu 2:54 PMThu 9:26 AM
PlutoThu 1:20 AMThu 10:16 AMThu 5:48 AM
* All times are local time for Helena.

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