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Moon: 81.2%

Waning Gibbous

Current Time: May 26, 2016 at 4:48:47 AM


Sunrise Today: 6:03 AM 62° Northeast
Sunset Today: 8:31 PM 298° Northwest


Moonset Today: 10:14 AM 249° West


Daylight Hours: 14 hours, 27 minutes (+1m 16s)

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Today's Sun Position in Roanoke

The Sun's altitude in Roanoke 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

4:48 AM

Altitude

-13.1°

Heading

50° NE

Phase

Astronomical Twilight

Day length

14h 27m 25s

Change since

Yesterday: +1m 16s

Winter: +4h 51m

Summer: -16m 28s

Night, Twilight, and Daylight Times in Roanoke Today

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Day, night, and twilight times in Roanoke 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 – 4:15 AM
Astro. Twilight4:15 AM – 4:56 AM
Nautical Twilight4:56 AM – 5:33 AM
Civil Twilight5:33 AM – 6:03 AM
Daylight6:03 AM – 8:31 PM
Civil Twilight8:31 PM – 9:01 PM
Nautical Twilight9:01 PM – 9:38 PM
Astro. Twilight9:38 PM – 10:19 PM
Night10:19 PM – 11:59 PM

Sun in Roanoke - Next 7 Days

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2016Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthSolar Noon
MaySunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceTimeMil. mi
May 266:03 AM8:31 PM14:27:25+1:161:17 PM (74.0°)94.182
May 276:03 AM8:32 PM14:28:39+1:131:17 PM (74.2°)94.198
May 286:02 AM8:32 PM14:29:50+1:111:17 PM (74.3°)94.215
May 296:02 AM8:33 PM14:30:59+1:081:17 PM (74.5°)94.230
May 306:02 AM8:34 PM14:32:05+1:061:17 PM (74.6°)94.246
May 316:01 AM8:34 PM14:33:09+1:031:18 PM (74.8°)94.261
Jun 16:01 AM8:35 PM14:34:09+1:001:18 PM (74.9°)94.276
* All times are local time for Roanoke. 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 Roanoke time.

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Today's Moon in Roanoke

The Moon's path in Roanoke 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

4:48 AM

Altitude

35.1°

Heading

178° S

Phase

Waning Gibbous

Percent illuminated

81.2%

Moon in Roanoke - Next 7 days

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2016Moonrise/MoonsetMeridian Passing
MayMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseTimeDistance (mi)Illumination
May 26-10:14 AM-4:55 AM(35.1°)241,79081.1%
May 2712:24 AM11:13 AM-5:46 AM(37.4°)239,15472.0%
May 281:05 AM12:15 PM-6:37 AM(40.5°)236,33961.7%
May 291:43 AM1:19 PM-7:28 AM(44.3°)233,44150.5%
May 302:21 AM2:24 PM-8:19 AM(48.7°)230,61238.9%
May 312:58 AM3:31 PM-9:11 AM(53.5°)228,05627.7%
Jun 13:36 AM4:40 PM-10:04 AM(58.2°)226,01517.5%
* All times are local time for Roanoke. 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 Roanoke This Coming Night

 Planetrise/Planetset, Thu, May 26, 2016
PlanetRiseSetMeridianComment
MercuryThu 5:13 AMThu 6:38 PMThu 11:56 AMVery difficult
VenusThu 5:56 AMThu 8:14 PMThu 1:04 PMSlightly difficult
MarsThu 7:57 PMFri 5:42 AMFri 12:50 AMPerfect visibility
JupiterThu 1:37 PMFri 2:27 AMThu 8:02 PMPerfect visibility
SaturnWed 8:57 PMThu 6:49 AMThu 1:53 AMPerfect visibility
UranusThu 4:00 AMThu 4:55 PMThu 10:27 AMDifficult
NeptuneThu 2:19 AMThu 1:34 PMThu 7:57 AMVery difficult
* All times are local time for Roanoke.

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