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Moon: 68.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jun 25, 2016 at 7:59:24 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:41 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:10 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:58 PM 97° East
Moonset Today: 10:53 AM 260° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 28 minutes (-12s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lancaster

The Sun's altitude in Lancaster 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

7:59 PM

Altitude

1.4°

Heading

298° NW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 28m 31s

Change since

Yesterday: -12s

Winter: +4h 38m

Summer: -34s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lancaster Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lancaster 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 – 3:55 AM
Astro. Twilight3:55 AM – 4:35 AM
Nautical Twilight4:35 AM – 5:12 AM
Civil Twilight5:12 AM – 5:41 AM
Daylight5:41 AM – 8:10 PM
Civil Twilight8:10 PM – 8:39 PM
Nautical Twilight8:39 PM – 9:16 PM
Astro. Twilight9:16 PM – 9:56 PM
Night9:56 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lancaster - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JunSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jun 255:41 AM8:10 PM14:28:31−0:1212:55 PM (78.7°)94.491
Jun 265:41 AM8:10 PM14:28:16−0:1512:56 PM (78.6°)94.496
Jun 275:42 AM8:10 PM14:27:57−0:1812:56 PM (78.6°)94.500
Jun 285:42 AM8:10 PM14:27:36−0:2112:56 PM (78.5°)94.503
Jun 295:43 AM8:10 PM14:27:12−0:2412:56 PM (78.5°)94.506
Jun 305:43 AM8:10 PM14:26:44−0:2812:56 PM (78.4°)94.509
Jul 15:43 AM8:10 PM14:26:15−0:2812:57 PM (78.3°)94.511
* All times are local time for Lancaster. 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 199:30 PM
June SolsticeJun 203:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 227:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 212:44 AM
* All times are local Lancaster time.

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Today's Moon in Lancaster

The Moon's path in Lancaster 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

7:59 PM

Altitude

-46.7°

Heading

58° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

68.1%

Moon in Lancaster - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JunMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jun 25-10:53 AM11:58 PM5:04 AM(45.9°)234,88974.3%
Jun 26-11:56 AM-5:54 AM(50.2°)232,89263.8%
Jun 2712:36 AM1:00 PM-6:45 AM(54.8°)231,05352.3%
Jun 281:14 AM2:05 PM-7:36 AM(59.5°)229,46040.5%
Jun 291:54 AM3:12 PM-8:29 AM(63.9°)228,23629.1%
Jun 302:36 AM4:18 PM-9:24 AM(67.9°)227,52818.7%
Jul 13:23 AM5:25 PM-10:21 AM(70.9°)227,48010.2%
* All times are local time for Lancaster. 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 Lancaster This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Sat, Jun 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySun 4:50 AMSun 7:16 PMSun 12:03 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:03 AMSat 8:33 PMSat 1:18 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 4:53 PMSun 2:54 AMSat 9:54 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 11:26 AMSun 12:06 AMSat 5:46 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 6:12 PMSun 4:17 AMSat 11:14 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSun 1:36 AMSun 2:28 PMSun 8:02 AMDifficult to see
NeptuneSat 11:47 PMSun 11:07 AMSun 5:27 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Lancaster.

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