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Moon: 44.4%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Dec 6, 2016 at 2:13:59 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:37 am 122° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:32 pm 238° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 12:22 pm 103° East
Moonset Today: 11:40 pm 260° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 54 minutes (-1m 10s)

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Today's Sun Position in Minneapolis

The Sun's altitude in Minneapolis 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

2:13 pm

Altitude

16.3°

Heading

211° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

8h 54m 41s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 10s

Winter: +8m 31s

Summer: -6h 42m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Minneapolis Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Minneapolis 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 – 5:51 am
Astro. Twilight5:51 am – 6:27 am
Nautical Twilight6:27 am – 7:04 am
Civil Twilight7:04 am – 7:37 am
Daylight7:37 am – 4:32 pm
Civil Twilight4:32 pm – 5:05 pm
Nautical Twilight5:05 pm – 5:42 pm
Astro. Twilight5:42 pm – 6:18 pm
Night6:18 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in Minneapolis - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 67:37 am4:32 pm8:54:41−1:1012:04 pm (22.5°)91.580
Dec 77:38 am4:32 pm8:53:35−1:0612:05 pm (22.4°)91.567
Dec 87:39 am4:32 pm8:52:33−1:0112:05 pm (22.3°)91.555
Dec 97:40 am4:31 pm8:51:36−0:5712:06 pm (22.2°)91.543
Dec 107:41 am4:32 pm8:50:43−0:5212:06 pm (22.1°)91.531
Dec 117:42 am4:32 pm8:49:55−0:4812:07 pm (22.0°)91.520
Dec 127:42 am4:32 pm8:49:11−0:4312:07 pm (21.9°)91.510
* All times are local time for Minneapolis. 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 Minneapolis time.

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Today's Moon in Minneapolis

The Moon's path in Minneapolis 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

2:13 pm

Altitude

17.0°

Heading

123° SE

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent illuminated

44.4%

Moon in Minneapolis - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 612:22 pm11:40 pm-5:57 pm(36.4°)236,79946.1%
Dec 712:54 pm--6:47 pm(40.8°)233,39257.3%
Dec 8-12:48 am1:26 pm7:37 pm(45.4°)230,03368.4%
Dec 9-1:59 am1:58 pm8:30 pm(50.2°)226,99478.9%
Dec 10-3:12 am2:33 pm9:25 pm(54.8°)224,58288.0%
Dec 11-4:26 am3:12 pm10:22 pm(58.7°)223,09994.9%
Dec 12-5:42 am3:58 pm11:23 pm(61.6°)222,77298.9%
* All times are local time for Minneapolis. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in Minneapolis This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Dec 6, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 9:22 amTue 5:42 pmTue 1:32 pmAverage visiblity
VenusTue 10:51 amTue 7:42 pmTue 3:16 pmGreat visibility
MarsTue 11:45 amTue 9:40 pmTue 4:42 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterWed 2:35 amWed 1:53 pmWed 8:14 amFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 7:50 amTue 4:49 pmTue 12:19 pmNot visible
UranusTue 1:53 pmWed 2:58 amTue 8:26 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 12:27 pmTue 11:20 pmTue 5:53 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for Minneapolis.

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