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Moon: 2.9%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 5, 2016 at 3:59:47 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:03 AM 68° East
Sunset Today: 7:58 PM 292° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 5:31 AM 81° East
Moonset Today: 6:55 PM 282° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 54 minutes (+1m 58s)

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Today's Sun Position in Modesto

The Sun's altitude in Modesto 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

3:59 AM

Altitude

-21.5°

Heading

47° NE

Phase

Night

Day length

13h 54m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 58s

Winter: +4h 21m

Summer: -51m 9s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Modesto Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Modesto 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 – 4:23 AM
Astro. Twilight4:23 AM – 5:00 AM
Nautical Twilight5:00 AM – 5:35 AM
Civil Twilight5:35 AM – 6:03 AM
Daylight6:03 AM – 7:58 PM
Civil Twilight7:58 PM – 8:27 PM
Nautical Twilight8:27 PM – 9:02 PM
Astro. Twilight9:02 PM – 9:39 PM
Night9:39 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Modesto - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 56:03 AM7:58 PM13:54:56+1:581:01 PM (68.9°)93.777
May 66:02 AM7:59 PM13:56:53+1:571:01 PM (69.2°)93.800
May 76:01 AM8:00 PM13:58:49+1:551:00 PM (69.5°)93.822
May 86:00 AM8:01 PM14:00:43+1:541:00 PM (69.7°)93.844
May 95:59 AM8:02 PM14:02:35+1:521:00 PM (70.0°)93.865
May 105:58 AM8:03 PM14:04:26+1:501:00 PM (70.3°)93.886
May 115:57 AM8:04 PM14:06:15+1:491:00 PM (70.5°)93.906
* All times are local time for Modesto. 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 Modesto time.

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Today's Moon in Modesto

The Moon's path in Modesto 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

3:59 AM

Altitude

-17.6°

Heading

67° E

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

2.9%

Moon in Modesto - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 55:31 AM6:55 PM-12:09 PM(60.6°)222,4281.7%
May 66:15 AM8:06 PM-1:07 PM(64.8°)222,6050.1%
May 77:02 AM9:16 PM-2:07 PM(67.9°)224,0451.9%
May 87:54 AM10:22 PM-3:06 PM(69.9°)226,6026.7%
May 98:50 AM11:21 PM-4:05 PM(70.5°)229,99614.0%
May 109:49 AM--5:02 PM(69.8°)233,87823.1%
May 11-12:13 AM10:48 AM5:56 PM(68.1°)237,88733.2%
* All times are local time for Modesto. 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 Modesto This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryThu 6:19 AMThu 8:26 PMThu 1:23 PM
VenusThu 5:45 AMThu 7:12 PMThu 12:28 PM
MarsWed 9:39 PMThu 7:20 AMThu 2:29 AM
JupiterThu 2:40 PMFri 3:33 AMThu 9:07 PM
SaturnWed 10:11 PMThu 8:00 AMThu 3:05 AM
UranusThu 5:03 AMThu 5:56 PMThu 11:30 AM
NeptuneThu 3:24 AMThu 2:39 PMThu 9:02 AM
PlutoThu 12:29 AMThu 10:17 AMThu 5:23 AM
* All times are local time for Modesto.

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