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

Moon: 14.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 18, 2014 at 3:45:19 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 118° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:44 PM 242° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 3:19 AM 106° East
Moonset Today: 2:22 PM 252° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 50 minutes (-11s)

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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

3:45 AM

Altitude

-37.7°

Heading

94° E

Phase

Night

Day length
9h 50m 1s

-11s shorter

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 – 5:24 AM
Astro. Twilight5:24 AM – 5:55 AM
Nautical Twilight5:55 AM – 6:26 AM
Civil Twilight6:26 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 4:44 PM
Civil Twilight4:44 PM – 5:12 PM
Nautical Twilight5:12 PM – 5:44 PM
Astro. Twilight5:44 PM – 6:15 PM
Night6:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lancaster - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 186:54 AM4:44 PM9:50:01−0:1111:49 AM (31.9°)91.472
Dec 196:55 AM4:45 PM9:49:53−0:0811:50 AM (31.9°)91.465
Dec 206:55 AM4:45 PM9:49:48−0:0511:50 AM (31.9°)91.459
Dec 216:56 AM4:46 PM9:49:46−0:0111:51 AM (31.9°)91.452
Dec 226:56 AM4:46 PM9:49:47+0:0111:51 AM (31.9°)91.446
Dec 236:57 AM4:47 PM9:49:51+0:0411:52 AM (31.9°)91.440
Dec 246:57 AM4:47 PM9:49:59+0:0711:52 AM (31.9°)91.435
* All times are in local Lancaster time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 3:03 PM in Lancaster. 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 209:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 213:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 213:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

3:45 AM

Altitude

4.5°

Heading

110° SE

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

14.9%

Moon in Lancaster - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 183:19 AM2:22 PM-8:52 AM(40.6°)239,62613.4%
Dec 194:19 AM3:07 PM-9:44 AM(38.0°)236,1256.9%
Dec 205:19 AM3:58 PM-10:39 AM(36.3°)232,8512.3%
Dec 216:19 AM4:55 PM-11:37 AM(35.7°)230,0920.3%
Dec 227:17 AM5:57 PM-12:36 PM(36.4°)228,0791.0%
Dec 238:10 AM7:03 PM-1:35 PM(38.4°)226,9464.8%
Dec 248:59 AM8:10 PM-2:32 PM(41.5°)226,71311.3%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Lancaster time.

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