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

Moon: 17.8%

Waning Crescent

Current Time: Dec 17, 2014 at 6:40:51 PM


Sunrise Today: 7:45 AM 123° Southeast
Sunset Today: 4:28 PM 237° Southwest


Moonrise Today: 2:53 AM 104° East
Moonset Today: 1:45 PM 254° West


Daylight Hours: 8 hours, 42 minutes (-22s)

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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

6:40 PM

Altitude

-22.4°

Heading

259° W

Phase

Night

Day length
8h 42m 48s

-22s shorter

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 – 5:57 AM
Astro. Twilight5:57 AM – 6:33 AM
Nautical Twilight6:33 AM – 7:11 AM
Civil Twilight7:11 AM – 7:45 AM
Daylight7:45 AM – 4:28 PM
Civil Twilight4:28 PM – 5:02 PM
Nautical Twilight5:02 PM – 5:40 PM
Astro. Twilight5:40 PM – 6:16 PM
Night6:16 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Portland - Next 7 days

2014Sunrise/setDaylengthSolar noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDiff.TimeMil. mi
Dec 177:45 AM4:28 PM8:42:48−0:2212:07 PM (21.2°)91.480
Dec 187:46 AM4:29 PM8:42:31−0:1712:07 PM (21.1°)91.473
Dec 197:47 AM4:29 PM8:42:18−0:1212:08 PM (21.1°)91.466
Dec 207:47 AM4:29 PM8:42:10−0:0812:08 PM (21.1°)91.459
Dec 217:48 AM4:30 PM8:42:06−0:0312:09 PM (21.1°)91.453
Dec 227:48 AM4:30 PM8:42:08+0:0112:09 PM (21.1°)91.447
Dec 237:49 AM4:31 PM8:42:15+0:0612:10 PM (21.1°)91.441
* All times are in local Portland time.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 3:03 PM in Portland. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date

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Equinoxes & Solstices 2014

2014DateTime
March EquinoxMar 209:57 AM
June SolsticeJun 213:51 AM
September EquinoxSep 227:29 PM
December SolsticeDec 213:03 PM
* 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 2014 Moon Phases

6:40 PM

Altitude

-48.5°

Heading

313° NW

Phase

Waning Crescent

Percent Illuminated

17.8%

Moon in Portland - Next 7 days

2014Moonrise/setMeridian passing
DecMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illum.
Dec 172:53 AM1:45 PM-8:22 AM(33.0°)243,01021.3%
Dec 183:56 AM2:20 PM-9:11 AM(29.7°)239,58213.3%
Dec 195:01 AM3:01 PM-10:03 AM(27.1°)236,0826.8%
Dec 206:04 AM3:49 PM-10:58 AM(25.4°)232,8132.3%
Dec 217:06 AM4:46 PM-11:56 AM(24.9°)230,0620.2%
Dec 228:02 AM5:49 PM-12:54 PM(25.6°)228,0601.1%
Dec 238:52 AM6:59 PM-1:53 PM(27.6°)226,9384.9%
* Illumination is calculated at lunar noon, all times are in local Portland time.

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