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Flag for USA New Orleans, LA, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 21.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: May 2, 2016 at 3:01:10 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:16 AM 71° East
Sunset Today: 7:39 PM 289° West


Moonrise Today: 3:20 AM 98° East
Moonset Today: 3:17 PM 264° West


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 22 minutes (+1m 30s)

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Today's Sun Position in New Orleans

The Sun's altitude in New Orleans 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

3:01 PM

Altitude

58.2°

Heading

250° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

13h 22m 23s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 30s

Winter: +3h 9m

Summer: -42m 5s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New Orleans Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in New Orleans 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 – 4:49 AM
Astro. Twilight4:49 AM – 5:21 AM
Nautical Twilight5:21 AM – 5:51 AM
Civil Twilight5:51 AM – 6:16 AM
Daylight6:16 AM – 7:39 PM
Civil Twilight7:39 PM – 8:04 PM
Nautical Twilight8:04 PM – 8:34 PM
Astro. Twilight8:34 PM – 9:06 PM
Night9:06 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in New Orleans - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 26:16 AM7:39 PM13:22:23+1:3012:57 PM (75.7°)93.705
May 36:15 AM7:39 PM13:23:53+1:2912:57 PM (76.0°)93.729
May 46:15 AM7:40 PM13:25:22+1:2812:57 PM (76.3°)93.752
May 56:14 AM7:41 PM13:26:49+1:2712:57 PM (76.6°)93.775
May 66:13 AM7:41 PM13:28:16+1:2612:57 PM (76.9°)93.798
May 76:12 AM7:42 PM13:29:41+1:2512:57 PM (77.1°)93.820
May 86:11 AM7:42 PM13:31:05+1:2412:57 PM (77.4°)93.842
* All times are local time for New Orleans. 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 New Orleans time.

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Today's Moon in New Orleans

The Moon's path in New Orleans 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

3:01 PM

Altitude

2.7°

Heading

262° W

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent illuminated

21.8%

Moon in New Orleans - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 23:20 AM3:17 PM-9:16 AM(53.7°)228,90924.2%
May 34:02 AM4:22 PM-10:09 AM(58.4°)225,88614.6%
May 44:45 AM5:29 PM-11:04 AM(63.3°)223,6476.9%
May 55:29 AM6:37 PM-12:00 PM(68.1°)222,4732.0%
May 66:16 AM7:45 PM-12:58 PM(72.3°)222,5390.1%
May 77:07 AM8:53 PM-1:58 PM(75.5°)223,8741.6%
May 88:00 AM9:57 PM-2:58 PM(77.6°)226,3456.2%
* All times are local time for New Orleans. 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 New Orleans This Coming Night

PlanetRiseSetMeridian
MercuryMon 6:46 AMMon 8:26 PMMon 1:36 PM
VenusMon 5:53 AMMon 6:52 PMMon 12:22 PM
MarsMon 9:27 PMTue 7:44 AMTue 2:36 AM
JupiterMon 2:55 PMTue 3:35 AMMon 9:15 PM
SaturnMon 9:59 PMTue 8:22 AMTue 3:10 AM
UranusMon 5:17 AMMon 5:58 PMMon 11:37 AM
NeptuneTue 3:23 AMTue 2:49 PMTue 9:06 AM
PlutoTue 12:17 AMTue 10:39 AMTue 5:28 AM
* All times are local time for New Orleans.

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