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Moon: 17.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 2, 2016 at 7:53:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:39 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 5:48 PM 286° West


Moonrise Today: 2:03 AM 96° East
Moonset Today: 2:27 PM 266° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 8 minutes (+3s)

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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

7:53 PM

Altitude

-30.9°

Heading

289° W

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 8m 40s

Change since

Yesterday: +3s

December Solstice: +3m 58s

June Solstice: -1m 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 – 4:28 AM
Astro. Twilight4:28 AM – 4:53 AM
Nautical Twilight4:53 AM – 5:18 AM
Civil Twilight5:18 AM – 5:39 AM
Daylight5:39 AM – 5:48 PM
Civil Twilight5:48 PM – 6:09 PM
Nautical Twilight6:09 PM – 6:34 PM
Astro. Twilight6:34 PM – 6:59 PM
Night6:59 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 25:39 AM5:48 PM12:08:40+0:0311:43 AM (75.1°)93.711
May 35:39 AM5:48 PM12:08:43+0:0311:43 AM (74.8°)93.735
May 45:39 AM5:48 PM12:08:46+0:0211:43 AM (74.5°)93.758
May 55:39 AM5:48 PM12:08:49+0:0211:43 AM (74.2°)93.781
May 65:39 AM5:47 PM12:08:52+0:0211:43 AM (73.9°)93.803
May 75:39 AM5:47 PM12:08:55+0:0211:43 AM (73.7°)93.825
May 85:38 AM5:47 PM12:08:58+0:0211:43 AM (73.4°)93.847
* 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

7:53 PM

Altitude

-78.5°

Heading

261° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

17.2%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 22:03 AM2:27 PM-8:15 AM(84.4°)228,12821.7%
May 32:56 AM3:22 PM-9:09 AM(89.2°)225,26512.5%
May 43:50 AM4:17 PM-10:03 AM(85.9°)223,2595.5%
May 54:46 AM5:14 PM-11:00 AM(81.2°)222,3721.2%
May 65:44 AM6:14 PM-11:59 AM(77.2°)222,7470.2%
May 76:43 AM7:14 PM-12:58 PM(74.2°)224,3732.5%
May 87:43 AM8:13 PM-1:58 PM(72.5°)227,0807.7%
* 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

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryTue 6:14 AMTue 6:18 PMTue 12:16 PM
VenusTue 5:06 AMTue 5:13 PMTue 11:09 AM
MarsTue 7:16 PMWed 7:16 AMWed 1:16 AM
JupiterMon 1:59 PMTue 2:02 AMMon 8:00 PM
SaturnMon 7:55 PMTue 7:56 AMTue 1:56 AM
UranusTue 4:17 AMTue 4:21 PMTue 10:19 AM
NeptuneTue 1:50 AMTue 1:52 PMTue 7:51 AM
PlutoMon 10:13 PMTue 10:13 AMTue 4:13 AM
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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