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

Moon: 56.4%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Sep 2, 2014 at 9:01:43 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:29 AM 79° East
Sunset Today: 7:30 PM 281° West


Moonrise Today: 2:10 PM 114° Southeast


Daylight Hours: 13 hours, 1 minute (-2m 31s)

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Today's Sun Position in Philadelphia

The Sun's altitude in Philadelphia 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

9:01 PM

Altitude

-17.6°

Heading

297° NW

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length
13h 1m 4s

-2m 31s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Philadelphia today

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Day, night and twilight times in Philadelphia 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 – 4:54 AM
Astro. Twilight4:54 AM – 5:29 AM
Nautical Twilight5:29 AM – 6:02 AM
Civil Twilight6:02 AM – 6:29 AM
Daylight6:29 AM – 7:30 PM
Civil Twilight7:30 PM – 7:58 PM
Nautical Twilight7:58 PM – 8:31 PM
Astro. Twilight8:31 PM – 9:05 PM
Night9:05 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 26:29 AM7:30 PM13:01:04−2:311:00 PM (57.8°)93.786
Sep 36:30 AM7:29 PM12:58:33−2:311:00 PM (57.4°)93.763
Sep 46:31 AM7:27 PM12:56:00−2:321:00 PM (57.1°)93.740
Sep 56:32 AM7:26 PM12:53:28−2:3212:59 PM (56.7°)93.717
Sep 66:33 AM7:24 PM12:50:55−2:3212:59 PM (56.3°)93.693
Sep 76:34 AM7:22 PM12:48:21−2:3312:59 PM (56.0°)93.670
Sep 86:35 AM7:21 PM12:45:48−2:3312:58 PM (55.6°)93.646
* All times are in local Philadelphia time.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 2012:57 PM
June SolsticeJun 216:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 2210:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 216:03 PM
* All times are local Philadelphia time.

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Today's moon in Philadelphia

The Moon's path in Philadelphia 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 2014 Moon Phases

9:01 PM

Altitude

26.0°

Heading

207° SW

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent Illuminated

56.4%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 22:10 PM--7:17 PM(30.7°)234,18355.6%
Sep 3-12:22 AM3:08 PM8:13 PM(30.6°)230,74166.9%
Sep 4-1:20 AM4:02 PM9:11 PM(31.7°)227,57477.7%
Sep 5-2:24 AM4:52 PM10:10 PM(34.2°)224,99487.0%
Sep 6-3:33 AM5:38 PM11:08 PM(37.7°)223,29894.2%
Sep 7-4:45 AM6:20 PM---
Sep 8-5:58 AM7:00 PM12:05 AM(42.1°)222,71898.7%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Philadelphia time.

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