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Moon: 20.0%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 4, 2016 at 1:16:17 am


Sunrise Today: 7:55 am 119° Southeast
Sunset Today: 5:21 pm 241° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 11:37 am 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 10:13 pm 251° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 26 minutes (-1m 5s)

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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 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

1:16 am

Altitude

-70.1°

Heading

27° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

9h 26m 11s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 5s

Winter: +9m 5s

Summer: -5h 37m

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 – 6:18 am
Astro. Twilight6:18 am – 6:50 am
Nautical Twilight6:50 am – 7:24 am
Civil Twilight7:24 am – 7:55 am
Daylight7:55 am – 5:21 pm
Civil Twilight5:21 pm – 5:51 pm
Nautical Twilight5:51 pm – 6:25 pm
Astro. Twilight6:25 pm – 6:58 pm
Night6:58 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Lafayette - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 47:55 am5:21 pm9:26:11−1:0512:38 pm (27.3°)91.608
Dec 57:56 am5:21 pm9:25:09−1:0212:38 pm (27.1°)91.594
Dec 67:57 am5:21 pm9:24:10−0:5812:39 pm (27.0°)91.580
Dec 77:58 am5:21 pm9:23:15−0:5512:39 pm (26.9°)91.568
Dec 87:59 am5:21 pm9:22:24−0:5112:40 pm (26.8°)91.555
Dec 97:59 am5:21 pm9:21:36−0:4712:40 pm (26.7°)91.543
Dec 108:00 am5:21 pm9:20:52−0:4312:41 pm (26.6°)91.531
* All times are local time for Lafayette. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 am
June SolsticeJun 206:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 am
December SolsticeDec 215:44 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

1:16 am

Altitude

-43.9°

Heading

287° W

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

20.0%

Moon in Lafayette - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 411:37 am10:13 pm-4:53 pm(34.0°)243,04025.5%
Dec 512:15 pm11:14 pm-5:42 pm(37.1°)240,10035.2%
Dec 612:51 pm--6:31 pm(40.9°)236,85945.9%
Dec 7-12:18 am1:25 pm7:20 pm(45.3°)233,45357.1%
Dec 8-1:23 am1:59 pm8:11 pm(50.0°)230,09168.3%
Dec 9-2:31 am2:35 pm9:03 pm(54.8°)227,04378.8%
Dec 10-3:41 am3:13 pm9:58 pm(59.3°)224,61887.9%
* All times are local time for Lafayette. 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, Sun, Dec 4, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 9:36 amSun 6:30 pmSun 2:03 pmAverage visiblity
VenusSun 11:11 amSun 8:27 pmSun 3:49 pmGreat visibility
MarsSun 12:14 pmSun 10:24 pmSun 5:19 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSun 3:16 amSun 2:41 pmSun 8:58 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSun 8:17 amSun 5:45 pmSun 1:01 pmNot visible
UranusSun 2:40 pmMon 3:36 amSun 9:08 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneSun 1:04 pmMon 12:07 amSun 6:36 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Lafayette.

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