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Moon: 83.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 25, 2016 at 12:55:15 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:39 AM 69° East
Sunset Today: 5:48 PM 291° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 9:25 PM 107° East
Moonset Today: 8:56 AM 252° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 9 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

12:55 PM

Altitude

63.2°

Heading

321° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 9m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +2s

December Solstice: +4m 58s

June Solstice: -28s

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 – 4:25 AM
Astro. Twilight4:25 AM – 4:51 AM
Nautical Twilight4:51 AM – 5:16 AM
Civil Twilight5:16 AM – 5:39 AM
Daylight5:39 AM – 5:48 PM
Civil Twilight5:48 PM – 6:11 PM
Nautical Twilight6:11 PM – 6:36 PM
Astro. Twilight6:36 PM – 7:02 PM
Night7:02 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 255:39 AM5:48 PM12:09:40+0:0211:43 AM (69.7°)94.169
May 265:39 AM5:48 PM12:09:42+0:0211:44 AM (69.5°)94.186
May 275:39 AM5:49 PM12:09:44+0:0111:44 AM (69.3°)94.203
May 285:39 AM5:49 PM12:09:46+0:0111:44 AM (69.2°)94.219
May 295:39 AM5:49 PM12:09:48+0:0111:44 AM (69.0°)94.235
May 305:39 AM5:49 PM12:09:50+0:0111:44 AM (68.9°)94.250
May 315:39 AM5:49 PM12:09:52+0:0111:44 AM (68.7°)94.265
* 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

12:55 PM

Altitude

-54.4°

Heading

241° SW

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

83.7%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 25-8:56 AM9:25 PM2:45 AM(70.9°)243,57286.8%
May 26-9:47 AM10:15 PM3:36 AM(72.5°)241,10478.8%
May 27-10:38 AM11:06 PM4:27 AM(75.1°)238,41369.4%
May 28-11:29 AM11:57 PM5:17 AM(78.4°)235,56358.7%
May 29-12:20 PM-6:08 AM(82.5°)232,66747.4%
May 3012:47 AM1:12 PM-6:59 AM(87.0°)229,88935.8%
May 311:39 AM2:05 PM-7:52 AM(88.2°)227,44724.8%
* 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, Wed, May 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 4:22 AMWed 4:27 PMWed 10:24 AMDifficult
VenusWed 5:26 AMWed 5:34 PMWed 11:30 AMSlightly difficult
MarsWed 5:21 PMThu 5:20 AMWed 11:20 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 12:29 PMThu 12:33 AMWed 6:31 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 6:19 PMThu 6:19 AMThu 12:19 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 2:55 AMWed 2:58 PMWed 8:57 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 12:21 AMThu 12:23 PMThu 6:22 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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