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Moon: 6.0%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Sep 28, 2016 at 5:04:16 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:46 AM 92° East
Sunset Today: 6:41 PM 268° West


Moonrise Today: 4:35 AM 80° East
Moonset Today: 5:38 PM 278° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 54 minutes (-2m 6s)

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Today's Sun Position in Los Angeles

The Sun's altitude in Los Angeles 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

5:04 AM

Altitude

-21.7°

Heading

77° E

Phase

Night

Day length

11h 54m 45s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 6s

Winter: +2h 1m

Summer: -2h 30m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Los Angeles Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Los Angeles 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 – 5:23 AM
Astro. Twilight5:23 AM – 5:52 AM
Nautical Twilight5:52 AM – 6:21 AM
Civil Twilight6:21 AM – 6:46 AM
Daylight6:46 AM – 6:41 PM
Civil Twilight6:41 PM – 7:05 PM
Nautical Twilight7:05 PM – 7:34 PM
Astro. Twilight7:34 PM – 8:04 PM
Night8:04 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Los Angeles - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 286:46 AM6:41 PM11:54:45−2:0612:43 PM (53.5°)93.122
Sep 296:46 AM6:39 PM11:52:39−2:0512:43 PM (53.1°)93.096
Sep 306:47 AM6:38 PM11:50:33−2:0512:43 PM (52.8°)93.070
Oct 16:48 AM6:36 PM11:48:27−2:0512:42 PM (52.4°)93.043
Oct 26:49 AM6:35 PM11:46:22−2:0512:42 PM (52.0°)93.016
Oct 36:49 AM6:34 PM11:44:16−2:0512:42 PM (51.6°)92.989
Oct 46:50 AM6:32 PM11:42:11−2:0512:42 PM (51.2°)92.962
* All times are local time for Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles time.

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Today's Moon in Los Angeles

The Moon's path in Los Angeles 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

5:04 AM

Altitude

5.1°

Heading

84° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

6.0%

Moon in Los Angeles - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 284:35 AM5:38 PM-11:10 AM(62.9°)245,6164.8%
Sep 295:31 AM6:12 PM-11:54 AM(59.0°)247,5561.4%
Sep 306:26 AM6:45 PM-12:38 PM(55.0°)249,2490.1%
Oct 17:21 AM7:17 PM-1:21 PM(51.0°)250,6460.7%
Oct 28:15 AM7:50 PM-2:05 PM(47.3°)251,6783.3%
Oct 39:08 AM8:25 PM-2:48 PM(43.9°)252,2527.7%
Oct 410:01 AM9:01 PM-3:33 PM(41.1°)252,26913.6%
* All times are local time for Los Angeles. 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 Los Angeles This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Sep 28, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 5:21 AMWed 5:58 PMWed 11:40 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusWed 9:12 AMWed 8:02 PMWed 2:37 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 1:39 PMWed 11:12 PMWed 6:25 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 6:38 AMWed 6:38 PMWed 12:38 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnWed 11:58 AMWed 10:04 PMWed 5:01 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 7:25 PMWed 8:14 AMWed 1:50 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 5:28 PMThu 4:45 AMWed 11:06 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Los Angeles.

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