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Moon: 34.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 24, 2016 at 8:59:20 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:35 AM 91° East
Sunset Today: 5:41 PM 269° West


Moonrise Today: 12:38 AM 72° East
Moonset Today: 1:06 PM 288° 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

8:59 AM

Altitude

50.3°

Heading

92° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 6m 22s

Change since

Yesterday: -2s

December Solstice: +1m 40s

June Solstice: -3m 46s

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 – 4:26 AM
Astro. Twilight4:26 AM – 4:50 AM
Nautical Twilight4:50 AM – 5:14 AM
Civil Twilight5:14 AM – 5:35 AM
Daylight5:35 AM – 5:41 PM
Civil Twilight5:41 PM – 6:02 PM
Nautical Twilight6:02 PM – 6:26 PM
Astro. Twilight6:26 PM – 6:50 PM
Night6:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 245:35 AM5:41 PM12:06:22−0:0211:38 AM (88.3°)93.222
Sep 255:35 AM5:41 PM12:06:19−0:0211:38 AM (87.9°)93.196
Sep 265:34 AM5:41 PM12:06:17−0:0211:37 AM (87.5°)93.170
Sep 275:34 AM5:40 PM12:06:14−0:0211:37 AM (87.1°)93.144
Sep 285:34 AM5:40 PM12:06:12−0:0211:37 AM (86.7°)93.118
Sep 295:33 AM5:40 PM12:06:10−0:0211:36 AM (86.3°)93.092
Sep 305:33 AM5:39 PM12:06:07−0:0211:36 AM (85.9°)93.065
* All times are local time for Howland Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 194:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 2010:34 AM
September EquinoxSep 222:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 2010:44 PM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

8:59 AM

Altitude

54.9°

Heading

301° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

34.3%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 2412:38 AM1:06 PM-6:52 AM(72.7°)236,30135.2%
Sep 251:32 AM1:59 PM-7:45 AM(74.4°)238,96925.1%
Sep 262:23 AM2:48 PM-8:36 AM(77.0°)241,48816.3%
Sep 273:12 AM3:36 PM-9:24 AM(80.2°)243,8209.3%
Sep 283:59 AM4:22 PM-10:10 AM(83.9°)245,9464.2%
Sep 294:44 AM5:06 PM-10:55 AM(87.9°)247,8481.1%
Sep 305:28 AM5:49 PM-11:39 AM(88.1°)249,4970.0%
* All times are local time for Howland Island. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Howland Island This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Sep 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 4:34 AMSat 4:39 PMSat 10:36 AMDifficult to see
VenusSat 7:26 AMSat 7:30 PMSat 1:28 PMFairly good visibility
MarsSat 11:22 AMSat 11:23 PMSat 5:23 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 5:42 AMSat 5:45 PMSat 11:44 AMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnSat 10:08 AMSat 10:09 PMSat 4:08 PMAverage visiblity
UranusSat 6:53 PMSun 6:56 AMSun 12:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 4:15 PMSun 4:16 AMSat 10:15 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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