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Moon: 31.6%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Aug 26, 2016 at 12:57:25 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 77° East
Sunset Today: 7:45 PM 283° West


Moonrise Today: 1:07 AM 68° East
Moonset Today: 3:33 PM 293° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 10 minutes (-2m 14s)

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Today's Sun Position in Mountain View

The Sun's altitude in Mountain View 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

12:57 PM

Altitude

62.5°

Heading

173° S

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 10m 38s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 14s

Winter: +3h 35m

Summer: -1h 33m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Mountain View Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Mountain View 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 – 5:01 AM
Astro. Twilight5:01 AM – 5:35 AM
Nautical Twilight5:35 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 7:45 PM
Civil Twilight7:45 PM – 8:12 PM
Nautical Twilight8:12 PM – 8:44 PM
Astro. Twilight8:44 PM – 9:17 PM
Night9:17 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Mountain View - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
AugSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Aug 266:34 AM7:45 PM13:10:38−2:141:10 PM (62.7°)93.921
Aug 276:35 AM7:43 PM13:08:22−2:151:10 PM (62.3°)93.901
Aug 286:36 AM7:42 PM13:06:07−2:151:09 PM (62.0°)93.880
Aug 296:37 AM7:41 PM13:03:50−2:161:09 PM (61.6°)93.859
Aug 306:38 AM7:39 PM13:01:34−2:161:09 PM (61.2°)93.838
Aug 316:38 AM7:38 PM12:59:16−2:171:08 PM (60.9°)93.816
Sep 16:39 AM7:36 PM12:56:58−2:171:08 PM (60.5°)93.794
* All times are local time for Mountain View. 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 Mountain View time.

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Today's Moon in Mountain View

The Moon's path in Mountain View 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

12:57 PM

Altitude

28.1°

Heading

272° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

31.6%

Moon in Mountain View - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
AugMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Aug 261:07 AM3:33 PM-8:19 AM(70.4°)232,63733.6%
Aug 272:00 AM4:29 PM-9:15 AM(70.7°)234,43723.2%
Aug 282:57 AM5:19 PM-10:10 AM(69.9°)236,39114.3%
Aug 293:57 AM6:04 PM-11:03 AM(68.1°)238,4767.4%
Aug 304:57 AM6:45 PM-11:54 AM(65.3°)240,6672.7%
Aug 315:57 AM7:22 PM-12:42 PM(61.9°)242,9190.3%
Sep 16:56 AM7:56 PM-1:29 PM(58.1°)245,1550.2%
* All times are local time for Mountain View. 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 Mountain View This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Aug 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:41 AMFri 8:28 PMFri 2:35 PMVery difficult to see
VenusFri 8:22 AMFri 8:44 PMFri 2:34 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsFri 2:42 PMSat 12:02 AMFri 7:22 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterFri 8:29 AMFri 8:46 PMFri 2:37 PMAverage visiblity
SaturnFri 2:23 PMSat 12:16 AMFri 7:19 PMPerfect visibility
UranusFri 9:45 PMSat 10:43 AMSat 4:14 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 7:58 PMSat 7:11 AMSat 1:35 AMSlightly difficult to see
* All times are local time for Mountain View.

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