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Moon: 52.1%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Aug 24, 2016 at 6:29:46 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:26 AM 74° East
Sunset Today: 8:03 PM 286° West


Moonset Today: 1:42 PM 291° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 37 minutes (-2m 55s)

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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 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

6:29 PM

Altitude

15.6°

Heading

270° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 37m 12s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 55s

Winter: +4h 51m

Summer: -1h 59m

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 – 4:37 AM
Astro. Twilight4:37 AM – 5:18 AM
Nautical Twilight5:18 AM – 5:55 AM
Civil Twilight5:55 AM – 6:26 AM
Daylight6:26 AM – 8:03 PM
Civil Twilight8:03 PM – 8:34 PM
Nautical Twilight8:34 PM – 9:12 PM
Astro. Twilight9:12 PM – 9:52 PM
Night9:52 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Minneapolis - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 246:26 AM8:03 PM13:37:12−2:551:15 PM (55.8°)93.963
Aug 256:27 AM8:02 PM13:34:15−2:561:15 PM (55.5°)93.943
Aug 266:29 AM8:00 PM13:31:18−2:571:15 PM (55.1°)93.923
Aug 276:30 AM7:58 PM13:28:20−2:571:14 PM (54.8°)93.903
Aug 286:31 AM7:56 PM13:25:22−2:581:14 PM (54.4°)93.882
Aug 296:32 AM7:55 PM13:22:22−2:591:14 PM (54.0°)93.861
Aug 306:33 AM7:53 PM13:19:22−2:591:13 PM (53.7°)93.840
* All times are local time for Minneapolis. 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 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

6:29 PM

Altitude

-30.5°

Heading

353° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

52.1%

Moon in Minneapolis - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 24-1:42 PM-6:27 AM(58.2°)229,57557.9%
Aug 2512:02 AM2:50 PM-7:23 AM(60.9°)230,90746.0%
Aug 2612:49 AM3:52 PM-8:19 AM(62.6°)232,50034.5%
Aug 271:41 AM4:48 PM-9:15 AM(63.0°)234,28723.9%
Aug 282:38 AM5:38 PM-10:10 AM(62.3°)236,22914.9%
Aug 293:39 AM6:21 PM-11:03 AM(60.5°)238,3057.9%
Aug 304:42 AM6:59 PM-11:55 AM(57.9°)240,4893.0%
* All times are local time for Minneapolis. 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 Minneapolis This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 24, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:50 AMWed 8:39 PMWed 2:45 PMVery difficult to see
VenusWed 8:19 AMWed 8:55 PMWed 2:37 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsWed 3:16 PMWed 11:45 PMWed 7:31 PMGood visibility
JupiterWed 8:37 AMWed 9:00 PMWed 2:49 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 2:56 PMThu 12:08 AMWed 7:32 PMPerfect visibility
UranusWed 9:50 PMThu 11:05 AMThu 4:27 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneWed 8:19 PMThu 7:17 AMThu 1:48 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Minneapolis.

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