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Moon: 56.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 26, 2016 at 6:25:30 AM


Sunrise Today: 5:24 AM 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:10 PM 298° Northwest


Moonset Today: 12:52 PM 281° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 45 minutes (-2m 3s)

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Today's Sun Position in Portland

The Sun's altitude in Portland 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

6:25 AM

Altitude

9.4°

Heading

72° E

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 45m 51s

Change since

Yesterday: -2m 3s

Winter: +5h 50m

Summer: -40m 48s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Portland Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Portland 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 – 3:20 AM
Astro. Twilight3:20 AM – 4:09 AM
Nautical Twilight4:09 AM – 4:51 AM
Civil Twilight4:51 AM – 5:24 AM
Daylight5:24 AM – 8:10 PM
Civil Twilight8:10 PM – 8:43 PM
Nautical Twilight8:43 PM – 9:25 PM
Astro. Twilight9:25 PM – 10:14 PM
Night10:14 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Portland - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 265:24 AM8:10 PM14:45:51−2:0312:48 PM (65.6°)94.403
Jul 275:25 AM8:09 PM14:43:45−2:0612:48 PM (65.3°)94.394
Jul 285:26 AM8:08 PM14:41:36−2:0812:47 PM (65.1°)94.384
Jul 295:27 AM8:07 PM14:39:25−2:1012:47 PM (64.9°)94.374
Jul 305:28 AM8:06 PM14:37:12−2:1312:47 PM (64.6°)94.364
Jul 315:30 AM8:04 PM14:34:57−2:1512:47 PM (64.4°)94.353
Aug 15:31 AM8:03 PM14:32:40−2:1712:47 PM (64.1°)94.341
* All times are local time for Portland. 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 Portland time.

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Today's Moon in Portland

The Moon's path in Portland 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

6:25 AM

Altitude

52.6°

Heading

187° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

56.2%

Moon in Portland - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 26-12:52 PM-6:07 AM(52.7°)229,87956.3%
Jul 2712:08 AM2:02 PM-7:00 AM(56.9°)229,69844.4%
Jul 2812:47 AM3:11 PM-7:55 AM(60.3°)229,87032.7%
Jul 291:31 AM4:17 PM-8:51 AM(62.9°)230,43122.1%
Jul 302:20 AM5:19 PM-9:48 AM(64.2°)231,42413.1%
Jul 313:15 AM6:15 PM-10:46 AM(64.4°)232,8816.3%
Aug 14:14 AM7:04 PM-11:41 AM(63.3°)234,7991.9%
* All times are local time for Portland. 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 Portland This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Tue, Jul 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryTue 7:03 AMTue 9:09 PMTue 2:07 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusTue 6:33 AMTue 8:55 PMTue 1:45 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsTue 3:29 PMWed 12:30 AMTue 7:59 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterTue 9:31 AMTue 10:10 PMTue 3:51 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnTue 4:15 PMWed 1:35 AMTue 8:55 PMPerfect visibility
UranusMon 11:18 PMTue 12:31 PMTue 5:55 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneMon 9:45 PMTue 8:48 AMTue 3:17 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Portland.

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