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Flag for U.S.A. Lafayette, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 13.1%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 11:58:34 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:59 AM 117° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:11 PM 243° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:24 AM 105° East
Moonset Today: 2:41 PM 253° West


Daylight Hours: 10 hours, 12 minutes (-9s)

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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

11:58 AM

Altitude

36.4°

Heading

179° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length
10h 12m 10s

-9s shorter

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 – 5:33 AM
Astro. Twilight5:33 AM – 6:02 AM
Nautical Twilight6:02 AM – 6:32 AM
Civil Twilight6:32 AM – 6:59 AM
Daylight6:59 AM – 5:11 PM
Civil Twilight5:11 PM – 5:37 PM
Nautical Twilight5:37 PM – 6:07 PM
Astro. Twilight6:07 PM – 6:37 PM
Night6:37 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 186:59 AM5:11 PM10:12:10−0:0912:05 PM (36.4°)91.473
Dec 196:59 AM5:11 PM10:12:03−0:0712:05 PM (36.4°)91.465
Dec 207:00 AM5:12 PM10:11:58−0:0412:06 PM (36.4°)91.459
Dec 217:00 AM5:12 PM10:11:57−0:0112:06 PM (36.4°)91.452
Dec 227:01 AM5:13 PM10:11:57< 1s12:07 PM (36.4°)91.446
Dec 237:01 AM5:13 PM10:12:01+0:0312:07 PM (36.4°)91.441
Dec 247:02 AM5:14 PM10:12:07+0:0612:08 PM (36.4°)91.435
* All times are in local Lafayette time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 5:03 PM in Lafayette. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2011:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 215:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 229:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 215:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

11:58 AM

Altitude

29.1°

Heading

229° SW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

13.1%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 183:24 AM2:41 PM-9:04 AM(45.3°)239,88113.9%
Dec 194:22 AM3:27 PM-9:56 AM(42.6°)236,3757.3%
Dec 205:22 AM4:18 PM-10:51 AM(40.8°)233,0742.6%
Dec 216:21 AM5:15 PM-11:48 AM(40.2°)230,2700.3%
Dec 227:19 AM6:16 PM-12:47 PM(40.8°)228,1970.9%
Dec 238:14 AM7:21 PM-1:46 PM(42.7°)226,9984.4%
Dec 249:04 AM8:26 PM-2:43 PM(45.7°)226,70110.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Lafayette time.

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