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Moon: 83.0%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: Jul 23, 2016 at 3:33:23 PM


Sunrise Today: 5:21 AM 61° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:13 PM 299° Northwest


Moonrise Today: 10:25 PM 95° East
Moonset Today: 9:23 AM 262° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 51 minutes (-1m 56s)

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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

3:33 PM

Altitude

48.1°

Heading

249° W

Phase

Daylight

Day length

14h 51m 56s

Change since

Yesterday: -1m 56s

Winter: +5h 56m

Summer: -34m 44s

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 – 3:15 AM
Astro. Twilight3:15 AM – 4:05 AM
Nautical Twilight4:05 AM – 4:47 AM
Civil Twilight4:47 AM – 5:21 AM
Daylight5:21 AM – 8:13 PM
Civil Twilight8:13 PM – 8:47 PM
Nautical Twilight8:47 PM – 9:29 PM
Astro. Twilight9:29 PM – 10:19 PM
Night10:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Portland - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
JulSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
Jul 235:21 AM8:13 PM14:51:56−1:5612:48 PM (66.2°)94.428
Jul 245:22 AM8:12 PM14:49:57−1:5912:48 PM (66.0°)94.420
Jul 255:23 AM8:11 PM14:47:55−2:0112:48 PM (65.8°)94.412
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
* 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

3:33 PM

Altitude

-51.1°

Heading

350° N

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

83.0%

Moon in Portland - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
JulMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
Jul 23-9:23 AM10:25 PM3:33 AM(39.0°)232,52687.0%
Jul 24-10:32 AM10:58 PM4:24 AM(43.5°)231,27778.2%
Jul 25-11:42 AM11:32 PM5:15 AM(48.2°)230,40267.8%
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%
* 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, Sat, Jul 23, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercurySat 6:47 AMSat 9:09 PMSat 1:59 PMSlightly difficult to see
VenusSat 6:25 AMSat 8:57 PMSat 1:42 PMSlightly difficult to see
MarsSat 3:36 PMSun 12:39 AMSat 8:07 PMPerfect visibility
JupiterSat 9:40 AMSat 10:21 PMSat 4:00 PMFairly good visibility
SaturnSat 4:27 PMSun 1:47 AMSat 9:07 PMPerfect visibility
UranusSat 11:26 PMSun 12:39 PMSun 6:02 AMAverage visiblity
NeptuneSat 9:53 PMSun 8:56 AMSun 3:25 AMDifficult to see
* All times are local time for Portland.

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