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Moon: 0.1%

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Current Time: Sep 30, 2016 at 3:23:02 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:54 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:40 PM 266° West


Moonrise Today: 6:26 AM 89° East
Moonset Today: 6:45 PM 268° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 45 minutes (-2m 54s)

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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 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

3:23 PM

Altitude

32.0°

Heading

228° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 45m 13s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 54s

Winter: +2h 45m

Summer: -3h 37m

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 – 5:20 AM
Astro. Twilight5:20 AM – 5:53 AM
Nautical Twilight5:53 AM – 6:26 AM
Civil Twilight6:26 AM – 6:54 AM
Daylight6:54 AM – 6:40 PM
Civil Twilight6:40 PM – 7:08 PM
Nautical Twilight7:08 PM – 7:41 PM
Astro. Twilight7:41 PM – 8:14 PM
Night8:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Madison - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Sep 306:54 AM6:40 PM11:45:13−2:5412:47 PM (43.8°)93.072
Oct 16:55 AM6:38 PM11:42:19−2:5412:47 PM (43.4°)93.045
Oct 26:57 AM6:36 PM11:39:25−2:5412:47 PM (43.0°)93.018
Oct 36:58 AM6:34 PM11:36:31−2:5312:46 PM (42.6°)92.991
Oct 46:59 AM6:33 PM11:33:38−2:5312:46 PM (42.2°)92.964
Oct 57:00 AM6:31 PM11:30:44−2:5312:46 PM (41.8°)92.937
Oct 67:01 AM6:29 PM11:27:51−2:5312:45 PM (41.5°)92.910
* 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

3:23 PM

Altitude

33.0°

Heading

230° SW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waning Crescent)

Percent illuminated

0.1%

Moon in Madison - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Sep 306:26 AM6:45 PM-12:39 PM(46.2°)249,1230.1%
Oct 17:24 AM7:14 PM-1:23 PM(42.2°)250,5470.6%
Oct 28:22 AM7:43 PM-2:06 PM(38.5°)251,6103.0%
Oct 39:20 AM8:13 PM-2:49 PM(35.1°)252,2257.3%
Oct 410:16 AM8:47 PM-3:34 PM(32.2°)252,29013.1%
Oct 511:12 AM9:23 PM-4:19 PM(29.9°)251,71320.3%
Oct 612:06 PM10:04 PM-5:06 PM(28.4°)250,41928.7%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Sep 30, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 5:22 AMFri 6:07 PMFri 11:45 AMSlightly difficult to see
VenusFri 9:36 AMFri 7:50 PMFri 2:43 PMFairly good visibility
MarsFri 2:12 PMFri 10:44 PMFri 6:28 PMAverage visiblity
JupiterFri 6:37 AMFri 6:36 PMFri 12:37 PMExtremely difficult to see
SaturnFri 12:19 PMFri 9:38 PMFri 4:58 PMAverage visiblity
UranusFri 7:08 PMSat 8:16 AMSat 1:42 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 5:34 PMSat 4:33 AMFri 11:03 PMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Madison.

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