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Flag for U.S.A. Howland Island, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 7.4%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 20, 2014 at 10:10:43 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:36 AM 89° East
Sunset Today: 5:43 PM 271° West


Moonrise Today: 3:03 AM 79° East
Moonset Today: 3:26 PM 279° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 6 minutes (-2s)

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Today's Sun Position in Howland Island

The Sun's altitude in Howland Island 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

10:10 PM

Altitude

-68.0°

Heading

274° W

Phase

Night

Day length
12h 6m 33s

-2s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Howland Island today

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Day, night and twilight times in Howland Island 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 – 4:28 AM
Astro. Twilight4:28 AM – 4:52 AM
Nautical Twilight4:52 AM – 5:16 AM
Civil Twilight5:16 AM – 5:36 AM
Daylight5:36 AM – 5:43 PM
Civil Twilight5:43 PM – 6:04 PM
Nautical Twilight6:04 PM – 6:28 PM
Astro. Twilight6:28 PM – 6:52 PM
Night6:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 205:36 AM5:43 PM12:06:33−0:0211:40 AM (90.0°)93.346
Sep 215:36 AM5:43 PM12:06:31−0:0211:39 AM (89.6°)93.320
Sep 225:36 AM5:42 PM12:06:28−0:0211:39 AM (89.2°)93.295
Sep 235:35 AM5:42 PM12:06:26−0:0211:39 AM (88.9°)93.269
Sep 245:35 AM5:42 PM12:06:23−0:0211:38 AM (88.5°)93.243
Sep 255:35 AM5:41 PM12:06:20−0:0211:38 AM (88.1°)93.216
Sep 265:34 AM5:41 PM12:06:18−0:0211:38 AM (87.7°)93.190
* All times are in local Howland Island time.

September Equinox (Autumnal Equinox) is on Monday, September 22, 2014 at 2:29 PM in Howland Island.
Why is the day and night not exactly 12 hours on Equinox?

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 204:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 2010:51 PM
September EquinoxSep 222:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 2111:03 AM
* All times are local Howland Island time.

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Today's moon in Howland Island

The Moon's path in Howland Island 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 2014 Moon Phases

10:10 PM

Altitude

-77.5°

Heading

42° NE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

7.4%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 203:03 AM3:26 PM-9:15 AM(79.6°)252,18710.3%
Sep 213:47 AM4:09 PM-9:58 AM(83.0°)251,7355.1%
Sep 224:30 AM4:51 PM-10:41 AM(86.8°)250,7901.7%
Sep 235:14 AM5:34 PM-11:24 AM(87.4°)249,4560.1%
Sep 245:57 AM6:18 PM-12:08 PM(83.5°)247,8200.5%
Sep 256:42 AM7:03 PM-12:53 PM(79.7°)245,9403.0%
Sep 267:29 AM7:50 PM-1:40 PM(76.2°)243,8547.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Howland Island time.

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