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Moon: 14.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 3, 2016 at 10:01:00 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:48 AM 67° East
Sunset Today: 8:02 PM 293° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 4:03 AM 93° East
Moonset Today: 4:19 PM 270° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 13 minutes (+2m 28s)

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Today's Sun Position in Madison

The Sun's altitude in Madison 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

10:01 AM

Altitude

44.3°

Heading

113° SE

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 13m 48s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 28s

Winter: +5h 14m

Summer: -1h 8m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Madison Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Madison 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 – 4:38 AM
Nautical Twilight4:38 AM – 5:16 AM
Civil Twilight5:16 AM – 5:48 AM
Daylight5:48 AM – 8:02 PM
Civil Twilight8:02 PM – 8:33 PM
Nautical Twilight8:33 PM – 9:12 PM
Astro. Twilight9:12 PM – 9:55 PM
Night9:55 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 35:48 AM8:02 PM14:13:48+2:2812:54 PM (62.9°)93.729
May 45:46 AM8:03 PM14:16:15+2:2712:54 PM (63.2°)93.752
May 55:45 AM8:04 PM14:18:41+2:2512:54 PM (63.5°)93.775
May 65:44 AM8:05 PM14:21:05+2:2412:54 PM (63.7°)93.798
May 75:43 AM8:06 PM14:23:27+2:2212:54 PM (64.0°)93.820
May 85:41 AM8:07 PM14:25:48+2:2012:54 PM (64.3°)93.842
May 95:40 AM8:08 PM14:28:06+2:1812:54 PM (64.5°)93.863
* All times are local time for Madison. 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 Madison time.

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Today's Moon in Madison

The Moon's path in Madison 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

10:01 AM

Altitude

45.0°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

14.6%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 34:03 AM4:19 PM-10:07 AM(45.1°)225,89114.6%
May 44:39 AM5:33 PM-11:01 AM(50.0°)223,6516.9%
May 55:16 AM6:48 PM-11:57 AM(54.7°)222,4742.0%
May 65:56 AM8:03 PM-12:55 PM(58.9°)222,5380.1%
May 76:41 AM9:16 PM-1:55 PM(62.2°)223,8711.6%
May 87:30 AM10:23 PM-2:55 PM(64.2°)226,3396.2%
May 98:25 AM11:23 PM-3:54 PM(65.0°)229,67413.3%
* All times are local time for Madison. 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 Madison This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryTue 6:07 AMTue 8:48 PMTue 1:28 PM
VenusTue 5:32 AMTue 7:10 PMTue 12:20 PM
MarsTue 9:53 PMWed 7:03 AMWed 2:28 AM
JupiterTue 2:37 PMWed 3:40 AMTue 9:08 PM
SaturnTue 10:24 PMWed 7:43 AMWed 3:03 AM
UranusTue 4:59 AMTue 6:03 PMTue 11:31 AM
NeptuneTue 3:31 AMTue 2:35 PMTue 9:03 AM
PlutoTue 12:46 AMTue 10:05 AMTue 5:25 AM
* All times are local time for Madison.

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