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Moon: 66.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 27, 2016 at 7:16:48 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:00 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:49 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 12:39 AM 110° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:17 AM 251° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 48 minutes (+1m 24s)

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Today's Sun Position in Lincoln

The Sun's altitude in Lincoln 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

7:16 PM

Altitude

15.2°

Heading

286° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 48m 46s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 24s

Winter: +5h 34m

Summer: -17m 29s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Lincoln Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Lincoln 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 – 4:00 AM
Astro. Twilight4:00 AM – 4:47 AM
Nautical Twilight4:47 AM – 5:27 AM
Civil Twilight5:27 AM – 6:00 AM
Daylight6:00 AM – 8:49 PM
Civil Twilight8:49 PM – 9:21 PM
Nautical Twilight9:21 PM – 10:02 PM
Astro. Twilight10:02 PM – 10:49 PM
Night10:49 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Lincoln - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 276:00 AM8:49 PM14:48:46+1:241:24 PM (70.7°)94.199
May 285:59 AM8:49 PM14:50:08+1:221:24 PM (70.8°)94.215
May 295:59 AM8:50 PM14:51:27+1:191:24 PM (71.0°)94.231
May 305:58 AM8:51 PM14:52:43+1:161:24 PM (71.1°)94.247
May 315:58 AM8:52 PM14:53:56+1:121:24 PM (71.3°)94.262
Jun 15:57 AM8:52 PM14:55:06+1:091:25 PM (71.4°)94.276
Jun 25:57 AM8:53 PM14:56:13+1:061:25 PM (71.5°)94.291
* All times are local time for Lincoln. 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 Lincoln time.

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Today's Moon in Lincoln

The Moon's path in Lincoln 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

7:16 PM

Altitude

-60.2°

Heading

27° NE

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

66.2%

Moon in Lincoln - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 2712:39 AM11:17 AM-5:56 AM(33.9°)239,02771.6%
May 281:19 AM12:20 PM-6:46 AM(37.1°)236,20561.2%
May 291:56 AM1:26 PM-7:37 AM(41.0°)233,30749.9%
May 302:31 AM2:33 PM-8:28 AM(45.4°)230,48538.4%
May 313:07 AM3:42 PM-9:20 AM(50.1°)227,94827.2%
Jun 13:43 AM4:53 PM-10:14 AM(54.9°)225,93717.1%
Jun 24:22 AM6:05 PM-11:09 AM(59.3°)224,6998.8%
* All times are local time for Lincoln. 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 Lincoln This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, May 27, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 5:09 AMSat 6:46 PMSat 11:58 AMVery difficult
VenusFri 5:54 AMFri 8:32 PMFri 1:13 PMSlightly difficult
MarsFri 8:08 PMSat 5:34 AMSat 12:51 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 1:36 PMSat 2:33 AMFri 8:05 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnFri 9:05 PMSat 6:38 AMSat 1:51 AMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 3:55 AMSat 4:58 PMSat 10:26 AMDifficult
NeptuneSat 2:21 AMSat 1:30 PMSat 7:55 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Lincoln.

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