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Moon: 1.2%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 31, 2016 at 1:07:17 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 7:34 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 5:52 AM 76° East
Moonset Today: 7:17 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 12 hours, 59 minutes (-2m 18s)

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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

1:07 AM

Altitude

-43.9°

Heading

1° N

Phase

Night

Day length

12h 59m 47s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 18s

Winter: +3h 26m

Summer: -1h 46m

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 – 5:02 AM
Astro. Twilight5:02 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 7:34 PM
Civil Twilight7:34 PM – 8:00 PM
Nautical Twilight8:00 PM – 8:32 PM
Astro. Twilight8:32 PM – 9:05 PM
Night9:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Modesto - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 316:34 AM7:34 PM12:59:47−2:181:04 PM (60.6°)93.816
Sep 16:35 AM7:32 PM12:57:28−2:191:04 PM (60.3°)93.794
Sep 26:36 AM7:31 PM12:55:08−2:191:03 PM (59.9°)93.771
Sep 36:36 AM7:29 PM12:52:48−2:191:03 PM (59.5°)93.748
Sep 46:37 AM7:28 PM12:50:28−2:201:03 PM (59.2°)93.725
Sep 56:38 AM7:26 PM12:48:07−2:201:02 PM (58.8°)93.702
Sep 66:39 AM7:25 PM12:45:46−2:211:02 PM (58.4°)93.678
* 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

1:07 AM

Altitude

-40.2°

Heading

16° N

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

1.2%

Moon in Modesto - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 315:52 AM7:17 PM-12:38 PM(61.7°)242,9120.3%
Sep 16:51 AM7:51 PM-1:24 PM(57.9°)245,1480.2%
Sep 27:49 AM8:23 PM-2:09 PM(53.9°)247,2622.3%
Sep 38:46 AM8:54 PM-2:53 PM(49.9°)249,1176.3%
Sep 49:42 AM9:26 PM-3:36 PM(46.0°)250,56611.9%
Sep 510:37 AM9:58 PM-4:20 PM(42.4°)251,46119.0%
Sep 611:31 AM10:32 PM-5:04 PM(39.2°)251,67127.3%
* 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

 Planetrise/Planetset, Wed, Aug 31, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryWed 8:21 AMWed 8:03 PMWed 2:12 PMVery difficult to see
VenusWed 8:28 AMWed 8:35 PMWed 2:32 PMFairly good visibility
MarsWed 2:32 PMWed 11:48 PMWed 7:10 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterWed 8:10 AMWed 8:25 PMWed 2:17 PMSlightly difficult to see
SaturnWed 2:00 PMWed 11:52 PMWed 6:56 PMAverage visiblity
UranusTue 9:25 PMWed 10:23 AMWed 3:54 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 7:38 PMWed 6:50 AMWed 1:14 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Modesto.

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