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Moon: 59.7%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 25, 2016 at 10:55:30 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:53 AM 63° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:21 PM 296° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 11:55 PM 82° East
Moonset Today: 12:01 PM 275° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 27 minutes (-1m 45s)

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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

10:55 PM

Altitude

-23.2°

Heading

326° NW

Phase

Night

Day length

14h 27m 16s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 45s

Winter: +5h 7m

Summer: -33m 22s

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 – 4:01 AM
Astro. Twilight4:01 AM – 4:44 AM
Nautical Twilight4:44 AM – 5:22 AM
Civil Twilight5:22 AM – 5:53 AM
Daylight5:53 AM – 8:21 PM
Civil Twilight8:21 PM – 8:51 PM
Nautical Twilight8:51 PM – 9:30 PM
Astro. Twilight9:30 PM – 10:12 PM
Night10:12 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 255:53 AM8:21 PM14:27:16−1:451:07 PM (69.5°)94.412
Jul 265:54 AM8:20 PM14:25:29−1:471:07 PM (69.3°)94.403
Jul 275:55 AM8:19 PM14:23:39−1:491:07 PM (69.0°)94.394
Jul 285:56 AM8:18 PM14:21:48−1:511:07 PM (68.8°)94.384
Jul 295:57 AM8:17 PM14:19:55−1:531:07 PM (68.6°)94.374
Jul 305:58 AM8:16 PM14:17:59−1:551:07 PM (68.3°)94.364
Jul 315:59 AM8:15 PM14:16:02−1:571:07 PM (68.1°)94.353
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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 2012:30 AM
June SolsticeJun 206:34 PM
September EquinoxSep 2210:21 AM
December SolsticeDec 215:44 AM
* 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 2016 Moon Phases

10:55 PM

Altitude

-11.7°

Heading

73° E

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

59.7%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 25-12:01 PM11:55 PM5:36 AM(52.0°)230,39367.7%
Jul 26-1:09 PM-6:28 AM(56.6°)229,87456.1%
Jul 2712:33 AM2:17 PM-7:21 AM(60.7°)229,69844.2%
Jul 281:14 AM3:24 PM-8:16 AM(64.2°)229,87532.6%
Jul 291:59 AM4:29 PM-9:12 AM(66.7°)230,44222.0%
Jul 302:50 AM5:30 PM-10:09 AM(68.0°)231,44113.0%
Jul 313:45 AM6:26 PM-11:06 AM(68.1°)232,9046.2%
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. 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 Philadelphia This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Mon, Jul 25, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:31 AMTue 9:21 PMTue 2:26 PMAverage visiblity
VenusTue 7:01 AMTue 9:06 PMTue 2:04 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsMon 3:39 PMTue 1:04 AMMon 8:22 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 9:53 AMTue 10:28 PMTue 4:10 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnMon 4:28 PMTue 2:09 AMMon 9:19 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:42 PMTue 12:46 PMTue 6:14 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneTue 9:57 PMWed 9:07 AMWed 3:32 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Philadelphia.

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