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Moon: 11.3%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Jul 1, 2016 at 8:40:27 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:10 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:14 PM 297° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 3:42 AM 73° East
Moonset Today: 5:28 PM 289° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 3 minutes (-23s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lafayette

The Sun's altitude in Lafayette 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

8:40 AM

Altitude

29.8°

Heading

79° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 3m 29s

Change since

Yesterday: -23s

Winter: +3h 51m

Summer: -2m 20s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lafayette Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lafayette 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 – 4:34 AM
Astro. Twilight4:34 AM – 5:09 AM
Nautical Twilight5:09 AM – 5:43 AM
Civil Twilight5:43 AM – 6:10 AM
Daylight6:10 AM – 8:14 PM
Civil Twilight8:14 PM – 8:41 PM
Nautical Twilight8:41 PM – 9:14 PM
Astro. Twilight9:14 PM – 9:50 PM
Night9:50 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 16:10 AM8:14 PM14:03:29−0:231:12 PM (82.8°)94.510
Jul 26:11 AM8:14 PM14:03:02−0:261:12 PM (82.7°)94.512
Jul 36:11 AM8:14 PM14:02:33−0:291:12 PM (82.7°)94.513
Jul 46:12 AM8:14 PM14:02:01−0:311:13 PM (82.6°)94.513
Jul 56:12 AM8:13 PM14:01:28−0:331:13 PM (82.5°)94.513
Jul 66:12 AM8:13 PM14:00:52−0:351:13 PM (82.4°)94.512
Jul 76:13 AM8:13 PM14:00:14−0:381:13 PM (82.2°)94.510
* All times are local time for Lafayette. 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 Lafayette time.

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Today's Moon in Lafayette

The Moon's path in Lafayette 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

8:40 AM

Altitude

60.8°

Heading

115° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

11.3%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 13:42 AM5:28 PM-10:33 AM(75.3°)227,45810.7%
Jul 24:33 AM6:31 PM-11:31 AM(77.4°)228,1204.4%
Jul 35:29 AM7:31 PM-12:30 PM(78.2°)229,5860.9%
Jul 46:28 AM8:26 PM-1:28 PM(77.7°)231,8040.3%
Jul 57:28 AM9:16 PM-2:24 PM(76.0°)234,6272.4%
Jul 68:28 AM10:01 PM-3:17 PM(73.3°)237,8307.0%
Jul 79:27 AM10:41 PM-4:06 PM(70.0°)241,14913.5%
* All times are local time for Lafayette. 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 Lafayette This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Jul 1, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:39 AMFri 7:49 PMFri 12:44 PMDifficult to see
VenusFri 6:41 AMFri 8:43 PMFri 1:42 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 4:36 PMSat 2:56 AMFri 9:46 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 11:25 AMFri 11:57 PMFri 5:41 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnFri 5:53 PMSat 4:17 AMFri 11:05 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 1:36 AMFri 2:21 PMFri 7:59 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneThu 11:40 PMFri 11:06 AMFri 5:23 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lafayette.

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