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Flag for U.S.A. Palo Alto, U.S.A. — Sunrise, sunset, moon times for today

Moon: 87.9%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 4, 2015 at 8:39:35 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 60° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:33 PM 300° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:33 PM 103° East
Moonset Today: 8:51 AM 254° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 40 minutes (-40s)

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Today's Sun Position in Palo Alto

The Sun's altitude in Palo Alto 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

8:39 PM

Altitude

-1.1°

Heading

301° NW

Phase

Civil Twilight

Day length

14h 40m 17s

Change since

Yesterday: -40s

Winter: +5h 5m

Summer: -4m 37s

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Palo Alto today

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Day, night and twilight times in Palo Alto 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 – 4:00 AM
Astro. Twilight4:00 AM – 4:43 AM
Nautical Twilight4:43 AM – 5:22 AM
Civil Twilight5:22 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 8:33 PM
Civil Twilight8:33 PM – 9:04 PM
Nautical Twilight9:04 PM – 9:42 PM
Astro. Twilight9:42 PM – 10:25 PM
Night10:25 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Palo Alto - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Jul 45:53 AM8:33 PM14:40:16−0:401:13 PM (75.4°)94.506
Jul 55:53 AM8:33 PM14:39:33−0:431:13 PM (75.3°)94.506
Jul 65:54 AM8:33 PM14:38:47−0:461:13 PM (75.2°)94.507
Jul 75:54 AM8:32 PM14:37:58−0:491:14 PM (75.1°)94.506
Jul 85:55 AM8:32 PM14:37:06−0:511:14 PM (75.0°)94.506
Jul 95:56 AM8:32 PM14:36:11−0:541:14 PM (74.9°)94.505
Jul 105:56 AM8:31 PM14:35:13−0:571:14 PM (74.8°)94.503
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 203:46 PM
June SolsticeJun 219:39 AM
September EquinoxSep 231:22 AM
December SolsticeDec 218:49 PM
* All times are local Palo Alto time.

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Today's moon in Palo Alto

The Moon's path in Palo Alto 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 2015 Moon Phases

8:39 PM

Altitude

-22.5°

Heading

87° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

87.9%

Moon in Palo Alto - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Jul 4-8:51 AM10:33 PM3:18 AM(38.7°)228,67992.8%
Jul 5-9:59 AM11:13 PM4:13 AM(42.5°)228,13285.4%
Jul 6-11:07 AM11:52 PM5:07 AM(46.9°)228,24875.9%
Jul 7-12:14 PM-5:59 AM(51.6°)228,92165.0%
Jul 812:29 AM1:21 PM-6:51 AM(56.3°)230,02953.3%
Jul 91:07 AM2:26 PM-7:43 AM(60.7°)231,45741.5%
Jul 101:46 AM3:31 PM-8:35 AM(64.5°)233,12130.3%
* All times are local time for Palo Alto. Time is adjusted for DST when applicable. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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