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Moon: 46.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 26, 2016 at 6:00:44 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 5:58 PM 289° West


Moonset Today: 11:41 AM 279° 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

6:00 PM

Altitude

-0.8°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

12h 9m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -2s

December Solstice: +4m 34s

June Solstice: -52s

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 – 4:35 AM
Astro. Twilight4:35 AM – 5:01 AM
Nautical Twilight5:01 AM – 5:26 AM
Civil Twilight5:26 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 5:58 PM
Civil Twilight5:58 PM – 6:19 PM
Nautical Twilight6:19 PM – 6:45 PM
Astro. Twilight6:45 PM – 7:10 PM
Night7:10 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 265:48 AM5:58 PM12:09:16−0:0211:53 AM (71.7°)94.401
Jul 275:48 AM5:58 PM12:09:13−0:0211:53 AM (71.9°)94.391
Jul 285:48 AM5:58 PM12:09:11−0:0211:53 AM (72.1°)94.382
Jul 295:48 AM5:57 PM12:09:08−0:0211:53 AM (72.4°)94.371
Jul 305:48 AM5:57 PM12:09:05−0:0211:53 AM (72.6°)94.361
Jul 315:48 AM5:57 PM12:09:02−0:0211:53 AM (72.9°)94.349
Aug 15:48 AM5:57 PM12:09:00−0:0211:53 AM (73.1°)94.338
* 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

6:00 PM

Altitude

-79.0°

Heading

7° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

46.8%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 26-11:41 AM-5:28 AM(82.4°)229,79052.8%
Jul 2712:08 AM12:36 PM-6:22 AM(78.4°)229,71140.9%
Jul 281:03 AM1:31 PM-7:17 AM(75.2°)229,99429.5%
Jul 291:59 AM2:28 PM-8:14 AM(73.0°)230,67819.3%
Jul 302:56 AM3:26 PM-9:11 AM(72.0°)231,80610.8%
Jul 313:53 AM4:22 PM-10:08 AM(72.3°)233,4014.7%
Aug 14:49 AM5:17 PM-11:03 AM(73.7°)235,4471.1%
* 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, Tue, Jul 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:09 AMTue 7:17 PMTue 1:13 PMAverage visiblity
VenusTue 6:47 AMTue 6:54 PMTue 12:50 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 1:04 PMWed 1:04 AMTue 7:04 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 8:53 AMTue 8:57 PMTue 2:55 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 1:59 PMWed 1:59 AMTue 7:59 PMPerfect visibility
UranusTue 10:53 PMWed 10:57 AMWed 4:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 8:16 PMWed 8:18 AMWed 2:17 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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