Home > Sun & Moon > Portland

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

Moon: 0.2%

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Current Time: Dec 21, 2014 at 9:23:28 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:11 AM 122° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:07 PM 238° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 6:22 AM 116° Southeast
Moonset Today: 4:13 PM 244° Southwest


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 55 minutes (-3s)

Location of PortlandLocation

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

9:23 PM

Altitude

-55.8°

Heading

295° NW

Phase

Night

Day length
8h 55m 36s

-3s shorter

Night, Twilight and Daylight times in Portland today

12 AM
2 AM
4 AM
6 AM
8 AM
10 AM
12 PM
2 PM
4 PM
6 PM
8 PM
10 PM

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 – 5:27 AM
Astro. Twilight5:27 AM – 6:02 AM
Nautical Twilight6:02 AM – 6:38 AM
Civil Twilight6:38 AM – 7:11 AM
Daylight7:11 AM – 4:07 PM
Civil Twilight4:07 PM – 4:40 PM
Nautical Twilight4:40 PM – 5:16 PM
Astro. Twilight5:16 PM – 5:51 PM
Night5:51 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Portland - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 217:11 AM4:07 PM8:55:36−0:0311:39 AM (22.9°)91.454
Dec 227:12 AM4:07 PM8:55:37+0:0111:39 AM (22.9°)91.447
Dec 237:12 AM4:08 PM8:55:43+0:0511:40 AM (22.9°)91.442
Dec 247:13 AM4:08 PM8:55:53+0:1011:40 AM (23.0°)91.436
Dec 257:13 AM4:09 PM8:56:08+0:1411:41 AM (23.0°)91.431
Dec 267:13 AM4:10 PM8:56:27+0:1911:41 AM (23.0°)91.427
Dec 277:14 AM4:10 PM8:56:51+0:2311:42 AM (23.1°)91.422
* All times are in local Portland time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 6:03 PM in Portland. This day is 6 hours, 31 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

See full month's Sun

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 Portland time.

Sun articles

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 2014 Moon Phases

9:23 PM

Altitude

-52.6°

Heading

300° NW

Phase

Near New Moon (Waxing Crescent)

Percent Illuminated

0.2%

Moon in Portland - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 216:22 AM4:13 PM-11:17 AM(26.7°)230,4210.4%
Dec 227:19 AM5:15 PM-12:16 PM(27.2°)228,2980.8%
Dec 238:11 AM6:23 PM-1:15 PM(29.1°)227,0444.1%
Dec 248:57 AM7:35 PM-2:13 PM(32.0°)226,69410.3%
Dec 259:37 AM8:47 PM-3:08 PM(35.9°)227,17618.8%
Dec 2610:14 AM9:59 PM-4:02 PM(40.3°)228,33929.1%
Dec 2710:48 AM11:09 PM-4:54 PM(45.0°)229,99340.4%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Portland time.

See full month's Moon

Advertising

Moon Articles