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Flag for US Minor Outlying Islands Howland Island, US Minor Outlying Islands — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 19.2%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 3, 2016 at 4:03:40 pm


Sunrise Today: 5:34 am 112° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:39 pm 248° West


Moonrise Today: 9:04 am 107° East
Moonset Today: 9:26 pm 254° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 4 minutes

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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 a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

4:03 pm

Altitude

21.1°

Heading

246° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

12h 4m 44s

Change since

December Solstice: +2s

June Solstice: -5m 24s

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 – 4:20 am
Astro. Twilight4:20 am – 4:46 am
Nautical Twilight4:46 am – 5:12 am
Civil Twilight5:12 am – 5:34 am
Daylight5:34 am – 5:39 pm
Civil Twilight5:39 pm – 6:01 pm
Nautical Twilight6:01 pm – 6:27 pm
Astro. Twilight6:27 pm – 6:53 pm
Night6:53 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Howland Island - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 35:34 am5:39 pm12:04:44< 1s11:37 am (66.9°)91.618
Dec 45:35 am5:39 pm12:04:44< 1s11:37 am (66.8°)91.604
Dec 55:35 am5:40 pm12:04:44< 1s11:37 am (66.7°)91.591
Dec 65:36 am5:40 pm12:04:43< 1s11:38 am (66.6°)91.577
Dec 75:36 am5:41 pm12:04:43< 1s11:38 am (66.5°)91.564
Dec 85:36 am5:41 pm12:04:43< 1s11:39 am (66.4°)91.552
Dec 95:37 am5:42 pm12:04:43< 1s11:39 am (66.3°)91.540
* 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

4:03 pm

Altitude

68.8°

Heading

213° SW

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

19.2%

Moon in Howland Island - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 39:04 am9:26 pm-3:15 pm(72.3°)245,00119.0%
Dec 49:53 am10:15 pm-4:04 pm(74.9°)242,34127.8%
Dec 510:42 am11:04 pm-4:53 pm(78.2°)239,31737.8%
Dec 611:31 am11:53 pm-5:42 pm(82.2°)236,01948.6%
Dec 712:20 pm--6:32 pm(86.6°)232,60159.9%
Dec 8-12:44 am1:10 pm7:23 pm(88.6°)229,29071.0%
Dec 9-1:35 am2:02 pm8:15 pm(83.8°)226,36881.2%
* 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, Dec 3, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:59 amSat 7:02 pmSat 1:00 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSat 8:45 amSat 8:48 pmSat 2:47 pmGreat visibility
MarsSat 10:17 amSat 10:20 pmSat 4:18 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 1:55 amSun 1:58 pmSun 7:56 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:02 amSat 6:03 pmSat 12:02 pmNot visible
UranusSat 2:08 pmSun 2:12 amSat 8:10 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 11:37 amSat 11:38 pmSat 5:37 pmDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Howland Island.

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