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Flag for USA New York, NY, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Moon Times for Today

Moon: 77.0%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Dec 9, 2016 at 4:37:53 pm


Sunrise Today: 7:09 am 120° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:29 pm 240° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 1:42 pm 84° East
Moonset Today: 1:37 am 273° West


Daylight Hours: 9 hours, 19 minutes (-48s)

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Today's Sun Position in New York

The Sun's altitude in New York today. The horizontal line signifies the horizon, the vertical lines show the times of sunrise and sunset. Altitude and heading are displayed in a separate box. The graph defaults to current time. Hover over it to select a different time. How to use this

Sun's current position over Earth

4:37 pm

Altitude

-1.4°

Heading

241° SW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

9h 19m 52s

Change since

Yesterday: -48s

Winter: +4m 35s

Summer: -5h 45m

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in New York Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in New York 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 – 5:30 am
Astro. Twilight5:30 am – 6:04 am
Nautical Twilight6:04 am – 6:38 am
Civil Twilight6:38 am – 7:09 am
Daylight7:09 am – 4:29 pm
Civil Twilight4:29 pm – 4:59 pm
Nautical Twilight4:59 pm – 5:34 pm
Astro. Twilight5:34 pm – 6:07 pm
Night6:07 pm – 11:59 pm

Sun in New York - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Dec 97:09 am4:29 pm9:19:52−0:4811:49 am (26.4°)91.543
Dec 107:10 am4:29 pm9:19:07−0:4411:49 am (26.3°)91.532
Dec 117:10 am4:29 pm9:18:26−0:4011:50 am (26.3°)91.521
Dec 127:11 am4:29 pm9:17:49−0:3611:50 am (26.2°)91.510
Dec 137:12 am4:29 pm9:17:16−0:3311:51 am (26.1°)91.500
Dec 147:13 am4:29 pm9:16:47−0:2911:51 am (26.1°)91.491
Dec 157:13 am4:30 pm9:16:22−0:2511:52 am (26.0°)91.482
* All times are local time for New York. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2016

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2016DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:30 am
June SolsticeJun 206:34 pm
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 am
December SolsticeDec 215:44 am
* All times are local New York time.

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Today's Moon in New York

The Moon's path in New York 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

4:37 pm

Altitude

31.2°

Heading

114° SE

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

77.0%

Moon in New York - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Dec 9-1:37 am1:42 pm8:10 pm(54.3°)227,14378.4%
Dec 10-2:47 am2:19 pm9:04 pm(58.9°)224,69087.6%
Dec 11-3:59 am3:01 pm10:02 pm(62.8°)223,15094.6%
Dec 12-5:11 am3:48 pm11:02 pm(65.8°)222,75898.8%
Dec 13-6:23 am4:41 pmMoon does not pass the meridian on this day.
Dec 14-7:30 am5:40 pm12:04 am(67.5°)223,62299.8%
Dec 15-8:30 am6:43 pm1:06 am(67.8°)225,68997.6%
* All times are local time for New York. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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Planets Visible in the Sky in New York This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Fri, Dec 9, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryFri 8:51 amFri 5:47 pmFri 1:19 pmAverage visiblity
VenusFri 10:19 amFri 7:45 pmFri 3:02 pmGreat visibility
MarsFri 11:13 amFri 9:32 pmFri 4:22 pmAverage visiblity
JupiterSat 2:06 amSat 1:28 pmSat 7:47 amFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 7:06 amSat 4:32 pmSat 11:49 amExtremely difficult to see
UranusFri 1:29 pmSat 2:25 amFri 7:57 pmAverage visiblity
NeptuneFri 11:53 amFri 10:56 pmFri 5:25 pmVery difficult to see
* All times are local time for New York.

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