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Moon: 91.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 24, 2016 at 4:49:14 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:57 AM 64° Northeast
Sunset Today: 7:58 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:25 PM 112° Southeast
Moonset Today: 8:18 AM 248° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours (+1m 6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Jackson

The Sun's altitude in Jackson 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

4:49 PM

Altitude

37.7°

Heading

273° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 44s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 6s

Winter: +3h 58m

Summer: -15m 32s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Jackson Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Jackson 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 – 4:21 AM
Astro. Twilight4:21 AM – 4:56 AM
Nautical Twilight4:56 AM – 5:30 AM
Civil Twilight5:30 AM – 5:57 AM
Daylight5:57 AM – 7:58 PM
Civil Twilight7:58 PM – 8:26 PM
Nautical Twilight8:26 PM – 8:59 PM
Astro. Twilight8:59 PM – 9:35 PM
Night9:35 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Jackson - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 245:57 AM7:58 PM14:00:44+1:0612:58 PM (78.6°)94.148
May 255:57 AM7:59 PM14:01:49+1:0412:58 PM (78.8°)94.165
May 265:57 AM7:59 PM14:02:51+1:0212:58 PM (79.0°)94.182
May 275:56 AM8:00 PM14:03:52+1:0012:58 PM (79.2°)94.199
May 285:56 AM8:01 PM14:04:50+0:5812:58 PM (79.3°)94.215
May 295:55 AM8:01 PM14:05:46+0:5612:58 PM (79.5°)94.231
May 305:55 AM8:02 PM14:06:40+0:5412:58 PM (79.6°)94.246
* All times are local time for Jackson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 1911:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 205:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 229:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 214:44 AM
* All times are local Jackson time.

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Today's Moon in Jackson

The Moon's path in Jackson 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

4:49 PM

Altitude

-66.8°

Heading

59° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

91.2%

Moon in Jackson - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 24-8:18 AM10:25 PM2:57 AM(38.5°)246,27894.2%
May 25-9:10 AM11:13 PM3:47 AM(38.8°)244,12888.4%
May 26-10:06 AM11:58 PM4:38 AM(40.2°)241,71880.9%
May 27-11:04 AM-5:29 AM(42.5°)239,07671.8%
May 2812:40 AM12:03 PM-6:20 AM(45.6°)236,25761.4%
May 291:21 AM1:05 PM-7:10 AM(49.5°)233,35950.1%
May 302:01 AM2:08 PM-8:01 AM(53.9°)230,53438.6%
* All times are local time for Jackson. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Jackson This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, May 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 5:07 AMTue 6:17 PMTue 11:42 AMDifficult
VenusTue 5:48 AMTue 7:39 PMTue 12:43 PMSlightly difficult
MarsTue 7:37 PMWed 5:45 AMWed 12:41 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 1:29 PMWed 2:11 AMTue 7:50 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnTue 8:31 PMWed 6:45 AMWed 1:38 AMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 3:49 AMWed 4:35 PMWed 10:12 AMDifficult
NeptuneWed 1:59 AMWed 1:23 PMWed 7:41 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Jackson.

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