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

Moon: 86.6%

Waxing Gibbous

Current Time: Mar 1, 2015 at 2:54:21 PM


Sunrise Today: 6:34 AM 99° East
Sunset Today: 5:52 PM 261° West


Moonrise Today: 2:25 PM 69° East
Moonset Today: 3:56 AM 292° Northwest


Daylight Hours: 11 hours, 17 minutes (+2m 35s)

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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

2:54 PM

Altitude

29.6°

Heading

228° SW

Phase

Daylight

Day length

11h 17m 55s

Change since

Yesterday: +2m 35s

Winter: +1h 57m

Summer: -3h 42m

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 – 5:05 AM
Astro. Twilight5:05 AM – 5:36 AM
Nautical Twilight5:36 AM – 6:07 AM
Civil Twilight6:07 AM – 6:34 AM
Daylight6:34 AM – 5:52 PM
Civil Twilight5:52 PM – 6:19 PM
Nautical Twilight6:19 PM – 6:51 PM
Astro. Twilight6:51 PM – 7:22 PM
Night7:22 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2015Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
MarSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Mar 16:34 AM5:52 PM11:17:55+2:3512:13 PM (42.5°)92.107
Mar 26:33 AM5:53 PM11:20:31+2:3512:13 PM (42.9°)92.129
Mar 36:31 AM5:54 PM11:23:07+2:3612:13 PM (43.3°)92.151
Mar 46:30 AM5:56 PM11:25:43+2:3612:12 PM (43.7°)92.174
Mar 56:28 AM5:57 PM11:28:20+2:3612:12 PM (44.1°)92.198
Mar 66:27 AM5:58 PM11:30:57+2:3612:12 PM (44.5°)92.221
Mar 76:25 AM5:59 PM11:33:34+2:3712:12 PM (44.9°)92.245
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

Note that Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 2:00 AM and this is accounted for above.

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2015

2015DateTime
March EquinoxMar 206:45 PM
June SolsticeJun 2112:38 PM
September EquinoxSep 234:20 AM
December SolsticeDec 2111:48 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 2015 Moon Phases

2:54 PM

Altitude

4.6°

Heading

74° E

Phase

Waxing Gibbous

Percent illuminated

86.6%

Moon in Philadelphia - Next 7 days

2015Moonrise/setMeridian passing
MarMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Mar 1-3:56 AM2:25 PM9:33 PM(64.2°)250,32788.4%
Mar 2-4:35 AM3:21 PM10:18 PM(61.7°)251,55193.9%
Mar 3-5:10 AM4:16 PM11:03 PM(58.6°)252,27297.7%
Mar 4-5:43 AM5:12 PM11:46 PM(55.1°)252,53499.7%
Mar 5-6:13 AM6:07 PM---
Mar 6-6:42 AM7:03 PM12:28 AM(51.3°)252,36999.8%
Mar 7-7:12 AM7:59 PM1:11 AM(47.5°)251,78398.0%
* All times are local time for Philadelphia. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Illumination is calculated at lunar noon.

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