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

Moon: 39.7%

Waxing Crescent

Current Time: Sep 30, 2014 at 4:51:50 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:56 AM 93° East
Sunset Today: 6:45 PM 267° West


Moonrise Today: 1:01 PM 115° Southeast
Moonset Today: 11:12 PM 245° West


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 48 minutes (-2m 36s)

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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

4:51 PM

Altitude

20.0°

Heading

248° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length
11h 48m 41s

-2m 36s 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 – 5:26 AM
Astro. Twilight5:26 AM – 5:58 AM
Nautical Twilight5:58 AM – 6:29 AM
Civil Twilight6:29 AM – 6:56 AM
Daylight6:56 AM – 6:45 PM
Civil Twilight6:45 PM – 7:12 PM
Nautical Twilight7:12 PM – 7:43 PM
Astro. Twilight7:43 PM – 8:15 PM
Night8:15 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
SepSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Sep 306:56 AM6:45 PM11:48:41−2:3612:51 PM (47.1°)93.091
Oct 16:57 AM6:43 PM11:46:05−2:3612:50 PM (46.7°)93.064
Oct 26:58 AM6:41 PM11:43:29−2:3512:50 PM (46.3°)93.036
Oct 36:59 AM6:40 PM11:40:53−2:3512:50 PM (45.9°)93.009
Oct 47:00 AM6:38 PM11:38:17−2:3512:49 PM (45.6°)92.982
Oct 57:01 AM6:37 PM11:35:42−2:3512:49 PM (45.2°)92.955
Oct 67:02 AM6:35 PM11:33:07−2:3512:49 PM (44.8°)92.928
* 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

4:51 PM

Altitude

28.4°

Heading

161° S

Phase

Waxing Crescent

Percent Illuminated

39.7%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
SepMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Sep 301:01 PM11:12 PM-6:07 PM(30.6°)234,69340.3%
Oct 11:55 PM--7:02 PM(31.3°)232,08351.8%
Oct 2-12:12 AM2:45 PM7:59 PM(33.2°)229,63063.4%
Oct 3-1:17 AM3:31 PM8:55 PM(36.1°)227,53274.6%
Oct 4-2:25 AM4:13 PM9:51 PM(40.0°)226,01384.4%
Oct 5-3:35 AM4:52 PM10:46 PM(44.6°)225,28792.3%
Oct 6-4:47 AM5:30 PM11:40 PM(49.4°)225,51197.6%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Philadelphia time.

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